Dr. Carlos Fonte, MD

Dr. Carlos Fonte, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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56 y/o
(40)

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Dr. Carlos Fonte, MD is a cardiology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Advanced Cardiovascular Specialists

3201 S Maryland Pkwy Ste 502

Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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

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

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

Dr. Fonte'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

50  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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart 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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14  Procedures

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

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fonte to family and friends
40 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Fonte's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I just returned from having a test done at your office this morning and would like to thank your wonderful staff members who treated me so kindly… GG, Tina, Tatiana, and three should be commended for their kindness compassion and sympathy. They made an otherwise stressful situation and almost...more
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very attentive and take care of my husband heart problem. very professional and every time my husband is admitted to the hospital he comes and visit my husband. on time my husband had a very high blood pressure he is easy to be reach. the only complain i have is his staff in the desk it takes long...more
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A previous reviewer described Dr. Fonte as the "most unprofessional doctor I have ever had the displeasure of encountering." He or she left out arrogant. Today, when I expressed concern over a finding on my EKG, Dr. Fonte, condescendingly quipped "Are you a cardiologist?" Nope, but I will be...more
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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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