Dr. Luis Eguia, MD

Dr. Luis Eguia, MD

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Dr. Luis Eguia, MD is a cardiology specialist in McAllen, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Universidad Boliviana Mayor De San Andres in 1987 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

1817 S D St

McAllen, TX 78503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Eguia's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eguia treats Syncope more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Eguia treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eguia performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Eguia performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eguia performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Eguia performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary

Dr. Eguia's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • 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 Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Luis Eguia, MD is a cardiology specialist in McAllen, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Universidad Boliviana Mayor De San Andres in 1987 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

2001
Rush Presb Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Mt Sinai Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1994
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1987
Universidad Boliviana Mayor De San Andres
Medical School
2001
1997
1996
1994
1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Eguia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Eguia

4.3

Based on 12 reviews

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1 Star
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He saved my life and I adore him. I had way too many PVC's (50+) when we first met. Last week I had 3 very minimal ones in 6 months! He's implanted 4 defibrillators in me and each one was better for me than the one before. I think the world of him because he's also a dog lover!
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This Doctor has no regard for his patients waiting, waiting, waiting to have him show up in the procedure room. It is a behavior that the Medical Centers need to address with him - his disregard for his patients time, comfort, and the punishment he deals out with his tardy appearance. I and others...Read More
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My apt was yesterday, 02/12/2016 @ 2:00 pm. I was and am still feeling very lightheaded, dizzy, shortness of breath, etc., my husband had to take time off work to drive me to dr's appointment as unable to drive. Due to my feeling so ill was late to my appointment by 24 minutes. I got to the...Read More
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Outstanding Dr, while it takes a while to see Dr Eguia on appt. day, he takes time to talk with his patients so he is worth waiting for, do take reading material. I have never felt rushed once you met with him, he is patience with his patients - you actually see him every time not someone else in...Read More
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