Dr. Alexandru I Costea MD Cardiologist

Dr. Alexandru Costea is a cardiologist in West Chester, Ohio and is affiliated with Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Costea accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology

Clinical Interests: Atrial Fibrillation

Education & Medical Training

University of Louisville
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1999–2002

Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Class of 1997

Saint Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis
Fellowship, Electrophysiology , 2005–2006

University of Louisville, Louisville
Fellowship, Cardiology, 2002–2005

Fundeni Cardiology Institute
Other Training, Cardiology , 1997–1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 12 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 8 years in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

KY State Medical License
Active through 2015

OH State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellows Electrophysiology Teaching Award, University of Cincinnati

AHA Patient Sponsored Recognition Award

Honors in Cardiology, Internal Medicine, and Endocrinology rotations, 1995-1997

Governmental Academic Performance Scholarships in Medical School, 1991-1997

Publications & Presentations

Basic Intracardiac Tracings Course for Electrophysiology Nurses.

Implantable Cardiac Devices in 2006.

Complications associated with generator replacements as a result of device recalls.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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