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Tulane Medical Center
Tulane Lakeside
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Alvaro Alonso, MD

Alvaro Alonso, MD

Interventional Cardiology
Assistant Professor of Medicine Dr. Alonso's patient care and research interests include arterial and venous vascular disease, acute coronary syndromes (emergency heart attack management), structural heart disease, cardiovascular disease in chronic kidney disease patients, contrast-induced acute kidney injury and clinical effectiveness. Dr. Alonso was a pioneer in the development of our minimally invasive (transradial) cardiovascular catheterization program, vascular disease medical and interventional management programs, quality improvement initiatives, and in the enhancement of our cardiovascular catheterization training and educational conferences. As a recipient of a Career Development award from the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science Center, he is pursuing a Master of Science in Clinic Research degree and is performing breakthrough research related to the management of peripheral artery disease.

Accepts most insurances. Please call the office to confirm your specific plan.

  • Interventional Cardiology - Primary - Board Certified
  • Cardiology
  • Fellowship: Cardiovascular Medicine University of Massachusetts Medical School Center Worcester MA
  • Fellowship: Interventional Cardiology University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester MA
  • Fellowship: Vascular & Endovascular Tufts University School of Medicine Boston MA
  • Graduate Degree: Universidad Panamericana School of Medicine Mexico City 2001
  • Internship: Tufts-New England Medical Center Boston MA 2005
  • Residency: Tufts-New England Medical Center Boston MA 2007
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tulane Medical Center
  • Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children