Dr. J Antonio Lopez, MD

Dr. J Antonio Lopez, MD

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Age 63
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Dr. J Antonio Lopez, MD is a cardiology specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1983 and specializes in cardiology.

1070 N Curtis Rd

Boise, ID 83706

Contact Information

(208) 367-4278

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • CHAMPVA
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Medico
  • National Elevator
  • 5 More

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Dr. Lopez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lopez treats Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Lopez treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Congenital Heart Defects
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lopez treats Congenital Heart Defects more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Lopez treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lopez treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Lopez treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Lopez's conditions and procedures:

Accelerated Hypertension
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Endocarditis
Exertional Hypertension
Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
High Cholesterol
High-Risk Hypertension
Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of apo B-100
Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Isolated Systolic Hypertension
Labile Hypertension
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Hypertension
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resistant Hypertension
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Ultrasound, Cardiac
Vascular Disease
White Coat Hypertension

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a preventive cardiologist, my goal is to educate health care professionals and patients to help put an end to the epidemic of atherosclerosis in the United States. We need to care for patients before they become ill. Areas of expertise: Preventive Cardiology, Clinical Lipidology, LDL Apheresis, Clinical Hypertension, Echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography (TEE).

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1990
    University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1986
    Cedars-Sinai Med Ctr/UCLA
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1985
    University of California At San Diego
    Undergraduate School
    1985
  • 1984
    Cedars-Sinai Med Ctr/UCLA
    Internship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    Harvard Medical School
    Medical School
    1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Veterans Administration, Associate Investigator Award, 1987, 1987
  • Veterans Administration, Merit Review Award, 1989, 1989
  • Cum Laude Harvard Medical School, 1983, 1983
  • Alfred Soffer Research Award, American College of Chest Physicians, 1987, 1987
  • National Trainee Award, American Federation for Clinical Research, 1988, 1988
  • Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Merit Scholar, 1983, 1983
  • Midwest-Trainee Award, American Federation for Clinical Researchand The Central Society for Clinical Research, 1987, 1987
  • Finalist (second prize), Young Investigators Award, American College of Cardiology, 1989, 1989

Media & Publications

  • QT Prolongation and Torsades de Pointes Following Administration of Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole., 1987
  • Effects of Sympathetic Nerves on Iliac Collateral Vessels in the Limb of Atherosclerotic Primates., 1991
  • Vascular Responses to Leukocyte Products in Atherosclerotic Primates., 1989
  • Vascular Responses to Endothelin in Atherosclerotic Primates., 1990
  • Effect of Intracarotid Administration of Ouabain in Dogs., 1988
  • Early Membrane Damage During Coronary Reperfusion in Dogs: Detection by Radiolabeled Anticardiac Myosin (Fab?) 2., 1983
  • Mono- and Polymorphonuclear Leukocytes Produce Endothelium-Independent Vasoconstriction in Normal and Atherosclerotic Arteries in Vitro, 1991
  • Effects of Atherosclerosis and Regression on Vascular Responses to Products of Activated Platelets in Primates., 1991
  • Mechanisms of Contraction Induced by Human Leukocytes in Normal and Atherosclerotic Arteries., 1991
  • Response of the Mesenteric Circulation to Serotonin in Normal and Atherosclerotic Monkeys: Implications for the Pathogenesis of Nonocclusive Intestinal Ischaemia., 1989

Dr. Lopez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lopez

4.6

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Lopez was my Cardiologist at St Alphonsus Hospital in Boise . I could not have hoped for a more careing , concerned Doctor to get me thru a mild heart attack and placement of a stent to resolve a blocked artery . Dr Lopez impressed me with his thoughtful approach to managing my...Read More
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Medico
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Providence Health Plans
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TriCare for Life
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