Dr. Kenneth Civello, MD

Dr. Kenneth Civello, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Kenneth Civello, MD is a cardiology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1999 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.Read his story

7777 Hennessy Blvd Ste 1000

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Civello'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.

Dr. Civello's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Civello "Dr. Civello received his Bachelor of Science Degree in 1994 and his Master of Public Health and Medical Degree in 1999 from Louisiana State University. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Vanderbilt University. Following his residency, he completed fellowships in both Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Ohio, where he served as Chief Electrophysiology Fellow. Dr. Civello joined Louisiana Cardiology Associates in 2007 as the fourth electrophysiologist. Along with these physicians, he has spearheaded the development of the Heart Rhythm Center, a division of Louisiana Cardiology Associates which focuses specifically on the comprehensive treatment of electrophysiology-related heart disease. Dr. Civello is board-certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology and Cardiovascular Disease. He was an American College of Cardiology Young Investigator of the Year finalist in 2007. Dr. Civello visits patients at the Baton Rouge and Gonzales clinics. ."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Civello "Dr. Kenneth Civello is a board-certified cardiologist and electrophysiologist who specializes in heart rhythm problems or arrhythmias. He believes in treating patients with lifestyle modifications and when needed medications, cardiac ablations, and surgery. He practices in Baton Rouge.

Secondary Specialties: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiology"

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Multifocal Premature Beats
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
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30  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Louisiana State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Vanderbilt Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Vanderbilt Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2007
  • William E. Lower Award for Clinical Research, 2007
  • American College of Cardiology Young Investigator Finalist, 2007
Media & Publications

Dr. Civello has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Civello's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Civello to family and friends
17 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Civello's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Would recommend Dr. Civello to anyone experiencing any cardiac problems. Knowledge, experience, and abilities put me at ease at the first appointment. Had chronic AFib that was extremely resistant to non invasive treatments but was cured by an ablation procedure. I am extremely pleased with the...more
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