Alexander Butkevich, MD

Heart Failure and Transplantation Cardiology, Cardiology

Accepting New Patients

Alexander Butkevich, MD

About Me

Dr. Butkevich has been in practice since 2006. A Diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Diseases and Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, Dr. Butkevich is a specialist in non-interventional and transplant cardiology. His clinical interests and expertise include prevention, detection and management of coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, heart failure and cardiac arrhythmias. His areas of special expertise include treating patients in need of heart transplant or mechanical circulatory support, such as left ventricular assist devices (LVAD's), heart transplant and LVAD recipients as well as evaluation and management of cardiac conditions in candidates for and recipients of other organ transplants.
In addition to clinical medicine, Dr. Butkevich enjoys teaching students and serves as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Texas A&M College of Medicine.

Clinical Interests

Arrhythmias
Cardiovascular Disease
Coronary Artery Disease
Heart Transplant
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Invasive Cardiology
Ischemic Heart Disease
Mitral Valve Disease
Myocardial Infarction

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Beech Street PPO
Best Doctors International
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Best Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Saver PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Temp PPO
Blue Edge
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
HMO Blue
HealthSmart
HealthSmart PPO
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
MedAvant(Plan Vista) PPO
Medcorp Southwest PPO
Medicare
Medicus International
MultiPlan PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
PHCS PPO
USA Managed Care PPO
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
Workers Compensation

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology | 2012
Cardiovascular Disease | 2006
Internal Medicine | 2003
MEDICAL SCHOOL
Hebrew University Faculty of Medicine-Jerusalem, Israel | 1998
RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine | Albert Einstein Medical Center - Philadelphia, PA | 2003
INTERNSHIP
Albert Einstein Medical Center - Philadelphia, PA
FELLOWSHIP
Cardiovascular Diseases | University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston, TX | 2006
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Russian
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.
Office Locations
6624 Fannin St
Ste 2250
Houston, TX 77030
12234 Shadow Creek Pkwy
Ste 6106
Pearland, TX 77584
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