Dr. Mario Lopez, MD

Dr. Mario Lopez, MD

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Cardiology  |  
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61 y/o
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Dr. Mario Lopez, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Port Charlotte, FL. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

Charlotte Heart & Vascular Institute

3340 Tamiami Trl

Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • 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

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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

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lopez "Your Cardiologists for Life"
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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*
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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 Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney 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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Procedures

  • Angioplasty
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Impella Device
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Stress Test
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2013
    Amount or Range: $240,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Charlotte County.
    State: 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

Dr. Lopez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lopez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Fawcett Memorial Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cardiac Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Lopez is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Lopez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lopez to family and friends
3.9
based on 14 total reviews (7 with 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)

in North Port, FL |
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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Englewood, FL |
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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in Port Charlotte, FL |
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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in Punta Gorda Fl |
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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in Punta Gorda, FL |
very caring doctor,
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lopez accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
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  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Lopez has admitting privileges

Fawcett Memorial Hospital
21298 Olean Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Bayfront Health Port Charlotte
2500 Harbor Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Bayfront Health Punta Gorda
809 E Marion Ave
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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