Dr. Sidney Peykar, MD

Dr. Sidney Peykar, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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

Dr. Peykar'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.

2  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

57  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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart 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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24  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 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
33 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Peykar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Dr. Peykar exceeded all expectations- I had a very thorough consultation where he reviewed all the reasons I have A fib and what treatment options I had- feeling great after the ablation procedure-
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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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Thank you John- I am happy you are pleased with your care. As you know I take a holistic approach to the treatment of atrial fibrillation management. Lots of time is spent discussing lifestyle modification such as weight loss and optimal treatment of conditions such as high blood pressure, sleep apnea and diabetes.

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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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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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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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