Dr. Lior Elkayam, MD

Dr. Lior Elkayam, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Lior Elkayam, MD is a cardiology specialist in Miami Beach, FL and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from NEW YORK UNIV SCH OF MED in 2003 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.Read his story

4302 Alton Rd Ste 470

Miami Beach, FL 33140

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
more than 35% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 28% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 26% of peers

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Dr. Elkayam's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Elkayam "Dr. Lior Uriel Elkayam received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine training at NYU and his fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Mount Sinai Medical Center. During his fellowship he received the prestigious Doctors' Doctor Award, as he was voted to be the fellow that exuded the most knowledge, clinical skills, professionalism and ethical conduct. Dr. Elkayam is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Adult Echocardiography. He received his bachelor degree from NYU in psychology, graduating Summa Cum Laude."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elkayam "LE Heart Center's philosophy is to treat each patient as we would treat a member of our own family, personally and clinically.

Prevention is important. Our medical team stresses disease prevention through lifestyle modification and when appropriate with medication. Once disease is established, the treatment and secondary prevention become more complex. We will discuss how to prevent cardiovascular disease, and will provide intervention when needed. In addition, our physicians volunteer their time to give lectures in the community that will provide detailed information on particular topics that may be of interest to you and your family.

When treatment is necessary, we will follow your medical care. Our highly trained medical providers will continue to see you on a routine basis to help manage your cardiovascular medications and life style modifications that will reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease progression and future cardiovascular events."

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • New York University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • New York University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New York Univ Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elkayam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elkayam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elkayam to family and friends
4 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Elkayam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

DR. ELKAYAM IS A TRUE HEART DOCTOR! He's got heart to heal hearts- Physical heart, as well as the holistic being. He orchestrated his appointments to fit us in, in less than a week. Dr. Elkayam and his whole staff were great: thorough, asking specific detailed questions, gathering the information...more
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Dr. Elkayam is terrific. He is compassionate, caring, thorough, careful in his assessments, expert in his specialty, and he asks many questions to make sure he has accurate information about my current status to recommend the best steps back to full health. And he really listens. He as always...more
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Dr. Elkayam works with the technician, for example, when you have an Echocardiogram, so you know nothing is ever missed. He properly diagnosed me with a faulty valve and a blocked artery. He saw that I got the best treatment possible and monitored me, which gave me great confidence during my...more
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Dr. Elkayam is everything you want a Doctor to be. While he appears young, the way he cares for his patients is more old fashioned - he really cares about them. Everyone in his waiting room says the same thing! And everyone you meet all say "what a terrific doctor he is!" We all wish he was a...more
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