About us

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Tri-County Heart Institute

We believe that good heart health starts by taking care of yourself, and that the way you approach the growing issue of heart health can make all the difference. When you’re faced with tests and long waiting periods for answers, it can be easy to lose faith. We understand how you feel.
By putting cardiovascular health at the very center of the community, we’re changing the way you and your loved ones combat America’s #1 public health issue. We listen, care and educate at every step of the treatment process and are always on hand to offer the proactive guidance that will allow you to live healthier and happier for years to come.
Dr. Nitza Alvarez is the founder of Tri-County Heart Institute. She lives and practices with the philosophy of treating her patients the way she would treat her own family. At Tri-County Heart Institute, you are family and we welcome you to walk through our door.

Founder of Tri-County Heart Institute


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Successful treatment starts with an accurate diagnosis. Take a look at the list of services we provide so we can better identify exactly what would be your best cardiologists needs.


Become your own advocate by taking time to look at our resource library. Informative Heart Health Videos, better health improvement events as well as ways to live a long and happy life you and your loved ones deserve to live 

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Patient Portal

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Founder & CEO

Dr. Nitza I. Alvarez

Dr. Nitza I. Alvarez is the oldest of 10 siblings, something which has shaped the way she approaches every aspect of her working life.
Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, she completed medical school with honors, becoming a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society – Gamma Chapter. Her membership of such a prestigious professional medical organization was recognition for her continued excellence in scholarship and her demonstration of the highest ideals in the profession of medicine. It’s a passion for her work that she still holds to this day.

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