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Lance I. Kovar MD, FACC

Lance I. Kovar MD, FACC

Specialties: Interventional Cardiology, Cardiology

Board Certified: Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology

Languages: English

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General Info

Medical School/Degree: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-UMDNJ

Hospital Affiliations: Good Samaritan Hospital, Montefiore Nyack Hospital, Englewood Hospital & Medical Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Mount Sinai Morningside

Prior Experience: Advanced Cardiovascular Care of Hudson Valley, Valley Cottage, NY

Residency: Internal Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY

Internship: Internal Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY

Fellowship: Cardiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY; Interventional Cardiology, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY

Undergraduate: Lafayette College

Clinical Interests:

Interventional Cardiology, General Cardiology, Structural Heart Disease, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) for aortic stenosis


Year Joined: 2014

About Me

What made you want to become a health care provider or what is your earliest memory of wanting to be one?

I have wanted to be a doctor since I was very young. I remember writing a career report in 7th grade about being a doctor.

What do you love most about your specialty? / Why did you choose your specialty?

Watching a patient walk out of the hospital a few days after I successfully treated them for a life threatening heart attack.

How do you connect with your patients?

It is important to listen to patients and provide support.

What are your interests outside of the office (hobbies, activities)?

Family, sports, travel

What is your advice for your patients?

Patients need to an active participant in their healthcare.



2 Centerock Road
West Nyack, New York 10994
P: 845.348.1100