Dr. Larry Diaz, MD

Dr. Larry Diaz, MD

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47 y/o
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Dr. Larry Diaz, MD is a cardiology specialist in Wyoming, MI and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in cardiology, vascular & interventional radiology, and more.Read his story

Metro Heart & Vascular

2122 Health Dr SW # 133

Wyoming, MI 49519
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

Learn about Dr. Diaz

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Top Care Areas

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

Vascular Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiomegaly
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Diaz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Diaz "As a cardiologist, I am passionate about providing high-quality care that is personal and based on each patient’s healthcare needs. I enjoy working with patients to improve their overall health and help them stay well."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Diaz "I show compassion to each and every patient by listening to their medical history and getting them on the path to better health. I listen attentively to my patients’ concerns, educate them so they understand their issues and work with them to develop a customized plan to meet their healthcare goals.

I am also committed to working with my partners at Metro Heart and Vascular and my patients’ primary care physicians so we can provide a team approach to care.

I will try to take care of the issues you have previously been told "there is nothing we can do". There IS ALWAYS SOMETHING WE CAN DO!!!! I will treat you with the best of my abilities and with all the knowledge and passion that I have, as if you were my mother, my father, my brother or sister, as if you had my blood running in your veins."

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology

4  Board Certifications

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

76  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Venous Insufficiency
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41  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Instituto Escuela
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Universidad Central De Venezuela--Luis Razetti, Escuela De Medicine Luis Razetti
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • St. Elizabeth's Medical Center-Tufts University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • St. Elizabeth's Medical Center-Tufts University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Fellow American Board of Vascular Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Fellow American College of Cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Fellow American College of Physicians
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Fellow American Heart Association
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Fellow Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Fellow Society of Vascular Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Massachusetts General Hospital-Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Metro Health Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • St. Elizabeth's Medical Center-Tufts University School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • • Best Medical International Research Award for Outstanding Research in Angiomyogenesis and Cell Therapy., 2004
  • • Physician Recognition Award, American Medical Association, 2000-2006
  • • Latin American Award in Basic Sciences, 1994
  • • National Award in Internal Medicine Research, 1993
  • • Physician Recognition Award, American Medical Association, 2009-2010
  • • National Register’s “Who’s Who” in Executives and Professionals, 2004
  • • Latin-American Award in Clinical Sciences Research, 1992
Media & Publications

Dr. Diaz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Diaz's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Diaz to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Diaz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT
Dr. Diaz Says:
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I appreciate and welcome all positive and constructive feedback. Your comments will help me continue to provide the best care for my patients.

Patients with a history of diabetes, smoking, coronary artery disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and obesity and who are over the age of 70 are at the greatest risk for PVD.

If you or someone you know is facing amputation, has leg cramping or pain with walking, leg pain

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Patient Comments (2)

Thank you Dr Diaz for leading my family in the right direction today. God bless you for your advice on my father Carl Den Houtens surgery. Sincerely Gail Schumaker (daughter)
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Dr Diaz is very knowledgable, caring, compassionate. He truly cares about his patients.
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