Octavio Cosme, MD

 

Octavio Cosme, MD

Cardiology
Phone 863-293-1191 ext3677
Fax 863-291-3698

Cardiologist – Octavio Cosme,MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology and Endovascular Medicine.

Education:

Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
University of Florida Health Science Center
Gainesville, FL
2000-2001

Cardiology Fellowship
St Vincent’s Medical Center
Staten Island, NY
1992-1995

Chief Resident in Internal Medicine
St Vincent’s Medical Center
Staten Island, NY
1991-1992

Resident in Internal Medicine
St Vincent’s Medical Center
Staten Island, NY
1989-1990

Rotatory Internship
Auxilio Mutuo Hospital
San Juan, PR
1988-1989

Medical Degree
San Juan Bautista School of Medicine
Caguas, PR
1984-1988

Dr. Cosme’ areas of specialty include:

  • General Cardiology including office based and emergency hospital care
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Heart attacks
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Venous disease
  • Hypertension
  • Heart Failure
  • Arrhythmias
  • Lipid management
  • Stress test
  • Stress echocardiography
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Structural/congenital heart diseases
  • Vascular medicine
  • Interpretation of vascular tests
  • Angiography (cerebral, carotid, visceral, aorta, peripheral)
  • Management of abdominal aneurysms and vessel aneurysms

Dr. Cosme performs the following procedures:

  • Cardiac catheterizations
  • Closure of certain congenital heart defects without the need for surgery
  • Coronary balloon angioplasty
  • Coronary stents
  • Advanced coronary interventions and techniques
  • Advanced imaging techniques in the cardiac catheterization laboratory
  • Angiography (carotid, aorta, visceral, peripheral arteries)
  • Carotid stents
  • Visceral artery balloon angioplasty and stenting
  • Peripheral vessels balloon angeioplasty and stenting
  • IVC filter placement
  • Abdominal aorta aneurysm endovascular repair without need for surgery