Dr. Sidney Peykar, MD

Dr. Sidney Peykar, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(31)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sidney Peykar, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from State University New York Health Sciences Center and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology and cardiology.

1540 S Tamiami Trl Ste 204

Sarasota, FL 34239

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 99% of peers
Electrophysiological Study
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Conduction Disorder of the Heart
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Arrhythmia

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Procedures

  • Ablation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Electrophysiology
  • Implantable Loop Recorder
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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

  • New York University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • State University New York Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Universite Bordeaux-Hopital Haut-Leveque
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Shands Jacksonville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peykar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peykar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peykar to family and friends
4.2
based on 31 total reviews (15 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Peykar's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
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 (15)

in Punta Gorda |
Dr. Peykar has turned out to be the best choice that I could have made when I was looking for a solution to my A-fib arrhythmia problems. I hope to stay with him for follow up with monitoring my pacemaker and heart condition status. I would definitely recommend Dr. Peykar to anyone needing...more
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in Sarasota, FL |
Dr Peykar spent a lot of time going over all my options. I had the cryo-balloon ablation for atrial fibrillation . I feel much better. His staff Michelle and Amanda are excellent as well
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in Sarasota |
Successful ablation in 2009, got in rather quickly due to cancellation I think. Long procedure but worth it, 1 minor episode that same year but no atrial fibrillation since. My cardiologist was thinking ablation before then , but had no one he liked til Dr Peykar. Main thing that sold me was when...more
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in Sarasota, FL |
Very pleased with how patient Dr. Peykar was with my father!!!! Great bedside manor, answered questions throughly and made himself available for any questions my father had about his appointment. I would highly recommend Dr. Peykar and his team!!!!!
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Tarpon Springs, FL |
I have Afib and on my first visit with him, he never listened to my heart. He just touted the new procedures as a possible cure. Said he could do cryoplasty......an unproven, catheter based, high risk procedure, with marginal clinical outcomes. Told me to monitor my blood ox to see if I had...more
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Dr. Peykar accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
    NetworkBlue
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
    Employer Group PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Priority Health
  • Simplifi
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Peykar has admitting privileges

Sarasota Memorial Hospital
1700 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34239
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Fawcett Memorial Hospital
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Bayfront Health Port Charlotte
2500 Harbor Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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