Heart & Vascular Welcomes Alcivar
At Heart & Vascular, Dr. Alcivar practices cardiac electrophysiology. His special interests include atrial fibrillation, complex arrhythmias, pacemakers, defibrillators, device and lead extractions and the WATCHMAN™ device.
He received his medical degree from Universidad Catolica de Santiago de Guayaquil in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Dr. Alcivar completed an internship and residency at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine in Lexington, Ky. He also completed a cardiology fellowship from Summa Health System (Neomed) in Akron, Ohio, and an electrophysiology fellowship from Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus, Ohio. He is also a fellow of the American College of Cardiology.
Dr. Alcivar is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine and cardiology. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American College of Physicians, the American Heart Association and the Heart Rhythm Society.
Dr. Alcivar said his passion for medicine comes from his desire to help and serve others.
“I enjoy bringing a smile back to my patients and providing a better quality of life for them,” he said.