Dr. Vijay Iyer, MD

Save

Interventional Cardiology | Male

UBMD Internal Medicine 1020 Youngs Rd Williamsville, NY 14221 Get Directions
Dr. Vijay Iyer, MD
I am from Mumbai, India where I completed medical school from Grant Medical College, University of Mumbai. I subsequently received my PhD in Molecular Pharmacology from Drexel Univesity School of Medicine. My residency training was completed at the University at Buffalo followed by a Cardiovascular Disease fellowship at the same Institution. I proceeded then to the Univesity of Minnesota, Minneapolis where I completed my Interventional Cardiology Fellowship before returning to Buffalo,NY.

Learn about this doctor

Dr. Iyer's Care Philosophy

I believe that educated patient make the best decisions about their care. I believe my job is to educate patients about their condition and empower them to make the best decisions about their care with my help. I also believe that communication and availability are essential for a physician to be an effective partner in a patients healthcare.

Dr. Iyer's Experience

0ExperienceMatch
Experience Match

See how Dr. Iyer's experience matches your preferences.

13
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

58
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

23
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Iyer

Dr. Iyer accepts 9 insurance carriers

Dr. Iyer is now accepting new patients
UBMD Internal Medicine1020 Youngs Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
(716) 961-9900Get Directions

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality
Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Iyer has admitting privileges.

Dr. Iyer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iyer to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Iyer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Have you seen Dr. Vijay Iyer, MD?
Are you Dr. Iyer?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Compare Dr. Iyer

Compare this Doctor
View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.
View all 10 matches

Dr. Iyer says...

I am from Mumbai, India where I completed medical school from Grant Medical College, University of Mumbai. I subsequently received my PhD in Molecular Pharmacology from Drexel Univesity School of Medicine. My residency training was completed at the University at Buffalo followed by a Cardiovascular Disease fellowship at the same Institution. I proceeded then to the Univesity of Minnesota, Minneapolis where I completed my Interventional Cardiology Fellowship before returning to Buffalo,NY.

Dr. Iyer's Care Philosophy

I believe that educated patient make the best decisions about their care. I believe my job is to educate patients about their condition and empower them to make the best decisions about their care with my help. I also believe that communication and availability are essential for a physician to be an effective partner in a patients healthcare.

Dr. Iyer says...

Coronary Artery Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy,ASD/PFO, VSD., Paravalvular Leak Closure

I specialize in Interventional Cardiology with an emphasis on structural heart disease. I Direct the Structural Heart Disease Program at BGMC/Gates Vascular Institute.

I perform angiograms, coronary stent procedures, TAVR, Mitraclip, Alcohol Septal Ablation, PVL closure, ASD/PFO closure, VSD closure.

Dr. Iyer says...

My expertise includes:

1. Coronary Angiography including Coronary Stents

2. Right Heart Catheterization,

3. Myocardial Biopsy

4. Trans catheter Aortic Valve Replacement

5.Mitraclip

6. ASD/PFO closure

7. VSD closure

8. Alcohol Septal Ablation

9. Paravalvular leak closure

Dr. Iyer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
  •  Board certified in Interventional Cardiology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Iyer has no media or publications listed.

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for New York.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Iyer's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Interventional Cardiology

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • 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
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

Education

  • Medical School
    Grant Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1995

  • Internship Hospital
    Lincoln Med and Mental Health Center

    Completed in 2000

  • Residency Hospital
    Lincoln Med and Mental Health Center

    Completed in 2001

  • Fellowship Hospital
    State University Of New York At Buffalo

    Completed in 2006

    University Minn

    Completed in 2009

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bengali
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Iyer does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Iyer and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiology
  • Cardiac Aneurysms
  • Cardiology
  • Cardio-Oncology
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Geriatric Cardiology
  • Hypertension
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Sports Cardiology

Procedures Performed

  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Impella Device
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure