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Alexandru Costea, MD

Alexandru Costea, MD

Cardiology West Chester, OH

electrophysiology University of Cincinnati

Office Address

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  • 7700 University Ct
    Ste 2700
    West Chester, OH 45069
    Phone: (513) 475-7452
    Fax: (513) 475-7453

Dr. Costea's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Cardiology: General Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Clinical Interests: Atrial Fibrillation

Dr. Costea's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • DirectorWest Chester Medical Center
    West Chester, PA
  • Co-DirectorUniversity Hospital
    Cincinnati, OH
    Associate Program Director of Electrophysiology Fellowship Program (2006 - 2012)
  • Associate ProfessorUniversity of Cincinnati School of Medicine
    Cincinnati, OH

Dr. Costea's Education & Medical Training

  • Saint Vincent Hospital, IndianapolisSaint Vincent Hospital, IndianapolisFellowship, Electrophysiology
  • University of Louisville, LouisvilleUniversity of Louisville, LouisvilleFellowship, Cardiology
  • University of LouisvilleUniversity of LouisvilleResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Fundeni Cardiology InstituteFundeni Cardiology InstituteOther Training, Internship, Cardiology
  • Carol Davila University of Medicine and PharmacyCarol Davila University of Medicine and PharmacyMedical School

Dr. Costea's Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical LicenseOH State Medical License2006 - 2015
  • KY State Medical LicenseKY State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 2002
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease, 2005
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineClinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, 2006

Dr. Costea's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • University of CincinnatiFellows Electrophysiology Teaching AwardUniversity of Cincinnati, 2010
  • AHA Patient Sponsored Recognition Award2010
  • 1995-1997Honors in Cardiology, Internal Medicine, and Endocrinology rotations1995-1997, 1997
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Dr. Costea's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Autologous blood transfusion in a patient with pericardial tamponade during atrial fibrillation ablation.Muth JN, Costea A, Attari M, Insights from the Experts
  • Will Imaging Help in the Selection of Heart Failure Patients for an Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator?Gerson M, Mouhamad Abdallah M, Muth J, Costea A, ACC Cardiovasc Imaging, 3(1):101-10
  • Reversibility of Medically Unresponsive Pulmonary Hypertension with Nesiritide in a Cardiac Transplant Recipient.Bhat G, Costea A, ASAIO Journal 2003:49:608-610

Abstracts/Posters

  • Is Interrogation Of Implantable Devices Necessary At 1 Week Follow Up? A Study In Health Care Cost.Jitender Munjal, Hina Jamali, Fahad Waqar, Alexandru Costea, Pradeep Gujja, James Muth, Mehran Attari, and Khalid Almuti, Heart Rhythm
  • Experience with the REVO MRI Surescan pacing system.Jitender Munjal, Hina Jamali, Fahad Waqar, Alexandru Costea, Pradeep Gujja, James Muth, Mehran Attari, and Khalid Almuti, Heart Rhythm
  • Left Ventricular Dyssynchrony in African American Heart Failure Poulation.Y, Muth J, Attari M, Costea A, AHA 2010
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Lectures

  • Basic Intracardiac Tracings Course for Electrophysiology Nurses.Cincinnati, OH
  • Implantable Cardiac Devices in 2006.Cardiology Conference at Tall Stacks, Cincinnati, OH
  • Complications associated with generator replacements as a result of device recalls.Grand Rounds at University of Cincinnati
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Other

  • University of Cincinnati Findings.Alexandru I, Epicardial VT Ablations
  • University of Cincinnati Findings.Alexandru I, Ischemic VT Ablations

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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