Dr. Carlos Fonte, MD

Dr. Carlos Fonte, MD

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Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
56 y/o
(38)

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Dr. Carlos Fonte, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

Advanced Cardiovascular Specialists

3201 S Maryland Pkwy Ste 502

Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Med Center Southern Nev
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Med Center Southern Nev
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Good Samaritan Regl Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fonte has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fonte's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fonte to family and friends
4.1
based on 38 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Fonte's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Las Vegas, NV |
I cannot believe anyone gave this doctor 1 star, I have had him for years, very caring, gets to the root of any problem, staff is great.
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My husband has gone to Dr Fonte for years. Dr Fonte implanted 11 stents in several different surgeries. The last one was in 2009. He is a straight shooter and very honest. He recently did an angiogram on my husband & found a few more blockages, including one in the widow maker. Dr Fonte referred my...more
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Las Vegas, NV |
Dr. Fonte is an excellent cardiologist. He made me feel at ease immediately. He is caring and takes the time to truly listen to you. I would highly recommend him to every that I know..
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Las Vegas, NV |
Most unprofessional doctor I have ever had the displeasure of encountering.
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Las Vegas, NV |
I was seen by Dr. Fonte once and did feel confident in his care for me. The staff on the other hand.....Gayle Sandler (office manager) was probably one of the worst people in a professional setting I have ever dealt with, her attitude belongs in a Zoo. I have never had an office manager tell me...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fonte accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Fonte has admitting privileges

Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Sunrise Children’s Hospital
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center
2075 E Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89119
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