Dr. Carlos Alves, MD

Dr. Carlos Alves, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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43 y/o
(22)

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Dr. Carlos Alves, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Thousand Oaks, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Conejo Valley Electrophysiology

2220 Lynn Rd Ste 208

Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • SCAN Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alves performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Syncope
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Alves's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alves "Offers high-quality, individualized care with compassion. Believes communication and collaboration with patients is the foundation for effective relationships. Through effective education, patients are empowered to partner in their care and achieve their health goals."

4  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

26  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University of Texas Southwestern
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Johns Hopkins
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Johns Hopkins
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alves has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alves' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alves to family and friends
22 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Alves' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Very knowledgeable in all matters of the heart. Extremely friendly and down to earth. Trustworthy and compassionate and makes you feel comfortable and well taken care of. I would highly recommend to anyone experiencing heart issues.
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He saved my life 5 years ago by placing a pacemaker in my chest after I had been hospitalized off and on for 3 years prior to that last cardiac episode! He saved my life and gave my kids back their mom! I recommend him highly!! Caring and professional A wonderful combination!!
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Dr. Alves implanted a reveal link after I kept passing out. This Physician knows what he is doing. He is very intelligent and a great physician when it comes to the heart. His staff is very caring and personable. Dr. Alves understands and listens to his patients when it comes to the concerns for...more
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Dr. Alves and his staff make me feel like I'm a family member. He's very patient, explains things well and always takes his time which makes me feel like I'm not being rushed out. He comes across as knowledgeable and confident. I would definitely recommend Dr. Alves!
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I had severe AFIB and Dr. Alves performed ablation surgery on me in August 2015. He is an excellent, caring and professional Dr. who listens to his patients, discusses all options and did not "push" me into having surgery right away. I would (and have) recommended Dr. Alves to family members and...more
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