About Dr. Nicholas Lopez,
Heart Valve Surgeon

Hello! My name is Dr. Nicholas Lopez and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 2000. To date, I have performed approximately 2,000 cardiac surgeries, of which over 1,000 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at Baptist Health Paducah. Read more...

6 Patient Reviews for
Dr. Lopez

"It was excellent. I highly recommend Dr. Lopez."

-- Michael Hall, Aortic Valve, Valve Replacement, 06/22/2023

"I was very well pleased and would highly recommend Dr. Lopez! I have been his patient for 5 years and have found him to always be kind, compassionate, and pleasant. I am 80 years old and feel very blessed that he is such a skilled surgeon."

-- Bettye Gargus, Aortic Valve, Valve Replacement, Root Replacement, 06/19/2023

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My Specialities &
Clinical Interests

My heart surgery specialties include:

  • Surgical aortic valve repair and replacement
  • Surgical mitral valve repair and replacement
  • Transcatheter valve therapies

In addition, I have research and clinical interests specific to:

  • Quality Outcomes Improvement

Education, Training & Certificates

Dr. Nicholas Lopez, heart surgeon, graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 2000.

After medical school, Dr. Lopez completed a General Surgery Residency at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY in 2006. Next, he completed a Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship at Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC in 2009.

Dr. Lopez is board certified in Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery.

Schedule Appointment
with Dr. Nicholas Lopez, MD

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Lopez, you can:

  • Call (270) 355-7038 right now
  • Request an appointment by clicking here.

The office of Dr. Lopez is located at 2601 Kentucky Avenue, Medical Park 1, Suit 301, Paducah, KY 42003. To get driving directions to this office, please click the map below.

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Page last updated: September 7, 2023