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Dr. Vijay Iyer, MD

Interventional Cardiology ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Iyer

Dr. Vijay Iyer, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Grant Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1995 and specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.


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(716) 859-1784

Dr. Iyer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Independent Health
Encompass
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Iyer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iyer performs Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Iyer performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iyer treats Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Iyer treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iyer treats Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Iyer treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Iyer's conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Hypertension

About Me

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.

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases

Board Certifications

Education

2009
University Minn
Fellowship Hospital
2006
State University Of New York At Buffalo
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Lincoln Med and Mental Health Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Lincoln Med and Mental Health Center
Internship Hospital
1995
Grant Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
2009
2006
2001
2000
1995

Languages

  • Bengali
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

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