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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 74

1017 44th Ave
Gulfport, MS 39501
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Dr. Nievas Sr.' Specialties

  • Cardiology

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Garden Park Medical Center
15200 Community Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
Memorial Hospital at Gulfport
4500 13th St
Gulfport, MS 39501

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HUGO C NIEVAS, M.D.
HUGO C NIEVAS, M.D.
1017 44th Ave
Gulfport, MS 39501
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Coast Cardiovasclr Consultants
1720A Medical Park Dr Ste 340
Biloxi, MS 39532
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    Dr. Nievas Sr.' Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • 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
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    2
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    National University of Cordoba / Faculty of Medical Sciences

    Residency Hospital

    Englewood Hospital
    Vet Affairs M C New Orleans
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nievas Sr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Nievas Sr.' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Garden Park Medical Center

    • Memorial Hospital at Gulfport

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Nievas Sr.' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Nievas Sr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Nievas Sr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • National Elevator
    • Simplifi
    • Tricare
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    Office Locations

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    HUGO C NIEVAS, M.D.
    1017 44th Ave
    Gulfport, MS 39501
    (228) 867-9077 (Office)
    (985) 643-9808 (Fax)
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    Coast Cardiovasclr Consultants
    1720A Medical Park Dr Ste 340
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228) 392-7429 (Office)
    C
    Coast Cardiovascular Consltants
    1391 Broad Ave
    Gulfport, MS 39501
    (228) 863-8868 (Office)
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