Dr. Mario Lopez, MD

Dr. Mario Lopez, MD

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61 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Mario Lopez, MD is a cardiology specialist in Port Charlotte, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

Charlotte Heart & Vascular Institute

3340 Tamiami Trl

Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Pulmonary Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lopez'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. Lopez's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lopez "Dr. Lopez has a consultative, interventional cardiology practice with an emphasis in coronary intervention, including cardiac catheterization, stent deployment, coronary angioplasty and peripheral vascular diagnosis and intervention. Dr. Lopez is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease, is Nuclear Certified, is a principal investigator in national and international research studies, serves on the Board of Directors for the Charlotte Heart & Vascular Institute and is a founding member of the practice. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lopez "Your Cardiologists for Life"

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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26  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.

Education

  • Universidad Central del Este
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Mountainside Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mountainside Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Deborah Heart And Lung Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lopez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lopez's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lopez to family and friends
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Lopez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Doctor did not have information on me when I he met with me. He told me that someone would call me when the results were received from Millennium, but I never received a call. So I contacted the office and spoke with a nurse who stated that the doctor was out of the country, but when he returned...more
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Dr Lopez installed two stents in my right coronary artery at Fawcett Hospital, in Port Charlotte, fl. In doing so he blocked a side artery. Since that time I have suffered from heart attack symptom side affects that have had a significant negative impact on my lifestyle, i.e. no dancing, biking,...more
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Dr Lopez has been a great Dr for me. Excellent communicator and a very caring person. When I came to FL the MI Dr was not able to help me and Dr Lopez with all the appropriate testing and question was able to prescribe the correct medications to stabilize my heart and return me to an active life...more
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I was seen in March 2015 on an emergency basis. He was wonderful to me. I had to have s stress test and my cholesterol was very high. He put me on higher does of meds. Staff very nice. I am seeing him this March for my check up. Wonderful personality and very caring.
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very caring doctor,
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