Dr. Victor W. Lucas Jr., MD

Dr. Victor W. Lucas Jr., MD

Pediatric Cardiology | Male | 55 years old

Dr. Victor Lucas earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and completed his internship, residency and fellowship at the University of Florida. Dr. Lucas is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric cardiology. Read more

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Dr. Victor Lucas earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and completed his internship, residency and fellowship at the University of Florida. Dr. Lucas is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric cardiology.Read more

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

Board Certifications

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  • Pediatric Cardiology

Conditions Treated

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardioversion, Elective

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of South Carolina College Of Medicine
  • Internship Hospital
    University of Florida
  • Residency Hospital
    University of Florida
  • Fellowship Hospital
    University of Florida

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Cardiology
  • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Lucas Jr.' Care Philosophy

Dr. Victor Lucas earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and completed his internship, residency and fellowship at the University of Florida. Dr. Lucas is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric cardiology.