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Dr. Alvaro Aldana, MD

Cardiology*
3.9 (7)
Map Pin Small Birmingham, AL
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35 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Alvaro Aldana, MD

Dr. Alvaro Aldana, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Birmingham, AL. They specialize in Cardiology, has 35 years of experience. They graduated from Pontificia University Javeriana, Bogota and is affiliated with Ascension St. Vincent's St. Clair and Grandview Medical Center. Dr. Aldana, completed a residency at Mayo Clinic-Rochester. Patients rated Dr. Aldana an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Aldana works at Practice in Birmingham, AL with other offices in Pell City, AL. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Aldana's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    3686 Grandview Pkwy Ste 720, Birmingham, AL 35243 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 838-3895
  2. 2
    Affinity Cardiovascular Specialists LLC
    3680 Grandview Pkwy Ste 200, Birmingham, AL 35243 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 971-7500
  3. 3
    Office
    41 Eminence Way Ste A, Pell City, AL 35128 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 971-7500
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:30
  4. 4
    St. Vincents Chalkville Clinic LLC
    5890 Valley Rd Ste 200, Birmingham, AL 35235 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 971-7500

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  • Ascension St. Vincent's St. Clair
  • Grandview Medical Center

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Hypotension
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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Lipid Disorders
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Peripheral Edema
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pulmonary Hypertension
Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Third Degree Heart Block
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Venous Compression
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Ultrasound
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Tilt_Testing
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm of Heart
Angina
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Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Septal Defect
Benign Heart Tumors
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
First Degree Heart Block
Granulomatosis
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Hypokalemia
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Long QT Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Noninfective Endocarditis
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Orthostatic Hypotension
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericardial Disease
Pericarditis
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Second Degree Heart Block
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Typical Atrial Flutter
Unstable Angina
Venous Hypertension
Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
Ablation for Cardiac Arrhythmias
Arrhythmia Screening
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Impella Device
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
Pulmonary Thrombectomy
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Tilt Table Testing
Treadmill Stress Test
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    Specialties*
    • Cardiology

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    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1295739274
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • St Francis Hospital of Evanston
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Pontificia University Javeriana, Bogota
    Medical Education

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