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Dr. Hector Lozano

Cardiology
Orlando, FL
31 years experience male

Locations

Office

Orlando, FL

Address

1613 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL, US
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My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

UnitedHealthcare

Aetna

AvMed Health Plan

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

Cigna

CIGNA Health Care

Medicare

Humana Insurance Company

UnitedHealthcare

Florida Heart Group

Orlando, FL

Office

Altamonte Spg, FL

Florida Heart Group

Altamonte Springs, FL

About

Bio

Dr. Lozano was born and raised in Colombia, South America. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from University of Caldas, School of Medicine. He received an honorary faculty appointment at New York Medical College for his teaching skills and continued as Chief Medical resident at Metropolitan Hospital in New York City upon completion of his residency training. Dr. Lozano areas of interest include preventive care, peripheral vascular disease (especially varicose veins), resistant hypertension and cardiac imaging. Currently Dr. Lozano is the Medical Director of the Vascular Ultrasound laboratory at FL Heart Group and a Faculty member of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at FL Hospital. He produces and presents “Dr. Corazon” (Doctor Heart) in a local Hispanic TV show.

Specialties
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Cardiology

Internal Medicine - Cardiology

Licenses

United States: Florida

Doctor Q&A

10 Answers
1 Agree
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Fatty buildups: In young, healthy individuals the inner lining of the blood vessels is clean and smooth. Overtime, as part of the normal wear and tear, the inner surf... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Coronary Disease: In young, healthy individuals the inner lining of the blood vessels is clean and smooth. Overtime, for many reasons, the inner surface of the heart bl... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Yes: Yes, you may wean yourself off verapamil that way. Since you have not taken it for a long time the possibility of rebound/withdrawal symptoms is low.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Not really: Not really. Those are just two different ways to describe the same abnormality seen in the ekg.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Yes, it could: Heart rate is one of the compensatory mechanisms used to maintain the conditions inside your body on an even keel regardless of the weather conditions... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Yes, it is: Although the preferred method to control hypertension in a young patient like you would be diet, exercise and lifestyle changes, if they are not enoug... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Surgery sometimes: That would depend on where is the tear and how much it compromises flow to vital organs. If the tear is within the first few inches of the aorta takin... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Look for a cause: Rapid heart rate is not a cardiac condition by itself. It usually is a sign of something else. Common causes include fever, pain, anxiety, infection, ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Fatty buildups: In young, healthy individuals the inner lining of the blood vessels is clean and smooth. Overtime, for many reasons, the inner surface of the heart bl... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
Cardiology 31 years experience
Look for a cause: Rapid heart rate is not a cardiac condition by itself. It usually is a sign of something else. Common causes include fever, pain, anxiety, infection, ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lozano is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lozano is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Caldas, Faculty of Health Sciences
Graduated 1991MD

Residency

Metropolitan Hospital Center

Residency

METROPOLITAN HOSPITAL CENTER
Completed 2002

Affiliations

American College of Cardiology
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