Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Beachwood Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Beachwood Family Health Center
Primary Location

Beachwood Family Health Center


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adult General Clinical Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • General Cardiology
  • Non-Invasive Diagnostic Testing
  • Regional Heart and Vascular
  • Stress Testing
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythms
  • Angina
  • Aortic Regurgitation
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arterial Diseases - "blocked Arteries"
  • Atherosclerosis (vascular)
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Risk Prevention
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dyspnea
  • Edema
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myocardial Ischemia
  • Shortness Of Breath
View all 24 Specialties +


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About Carlos Hubbard, MD, PhD

Carlos A. Hubbard MD, PhD, is a cardiologist in the Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine in the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute.

Board-certified in cardiovascular disease and nuclear cardiology, Dr. Hubbard has clinical interests that include general cardiology, nuclear cardiology, echocardiography, peripheral vascular disease and heart failure management.

Dr. Hubbard joined the Cleveland Clinic staff in 2010 from St. Thomas Heart in Nashville, Tenn. where he was a staff cardiologist. Prior to this position, he was with Southern Medical Group in Tallahassee Fla. for two years. During this period he was a clinical assistant professor at Florida State University College of Medicine.

He is a graduate of the Medical College of Virginia where he also completed his internship and internal medicine residency. He served his fellowship in cardiology at Cleveland Clinic, completing it in 2007.

Dr. Hubbard has authored abstracts, professional journal articles and several chapters in medical textbooks. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, American Society of Echocardiography and the American College of Physicians.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
Internal Medicine
Richmond, VA USA

Medical Education - Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College
Richmond, VA USA

Undergraduate - University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA USA

Specialty Interests

General cardiology, heart failure, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, hypertension, preventative cardiology

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 7/2/2020, Dr. Hubbard has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

337 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

68 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2020

Dr Hubbard was Fantastic

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is the best, hands down. No one can compare!

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

Dr Hubbard feels like a VERY educated "Friend" ..LOL! Just puts you at ease and listens to any and all of your questions. He's OUTSTANDING.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

Dr Hubert is an excellent doctor. He is very attentive to my concerns. He takes time to answer my questions. I have referred him to 3 people.

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2020

I could not possibly be happier with Dr. Hubbard's care over the last 3 years!!He deserves a 6 on a scale of 5!!

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2020

Dr. Hubbard was referred to me by a patient of his. All of my expectations were exceeded by Dr. Hubbard as he took the time to explain what everything meant in layman's terms so I understood everything about everything, from what was going on in our appointment to what the next step(s) would be and how to go about going through all of the steps. He walked me through different scenarios based on the results of the next step. I am very thankful for how caring, patient and understanding Dr. Hubbard is about my concerns.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2020

The whole experience was top-notch and I will definitely refer Dr. Hubbard and the Cleveland Clinic to anyone who is in need to their services.

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2020

dr Hubbard gives outstanding care both medically and humanly. he makes one want to do whatever it takes to get better without judging or preaching. it's as if he can feel ones pain. everything associated with him in the office works the same way. I can't tell you how grateful I am to him and to Cleveland clinic as a result.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2020

one of the best doctors

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2020

dr hubbard took the time to answer my questions thoroughly.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

After dealing with this illness for more than a year, and no one was able to find a cause, this doctor and his team, found the cause, set up appointments, and treatment within the same week. EXCEPTIONAL!

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is a very good doctor. He listens to me as a patient. He cares about my health. I am very pleased to have him as my cardiologist.

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

I got to see the doctor within a decent amount of time.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is very caring and takes time to ask about any health concerns I may have.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Dr Hubbard goes the extra mile to listen to concerns and make thoughtful suggestions

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is an outstanding physician and person; I have recommended him numerous times to family and friends.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

Dr Carlos Hubbbard is professional, kind, and caring. He is calm and brilliant

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

I continue to have the UTMOST confidence in Dr. Hubbard. I appreciate his dedicated time, thought and consideration in discussing my health. He came highly recommended to me and I see why!

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

Dr. Hubbard knew my history and concerns b4 I explained why I was there...thank u Dr. Hubbard for caring

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

Dr. Hubbard was thorough and very detailed in his explanation of my plan of care. He was very kind and compassionate. I did not feel rushed or like another number as I usually feel. It felt as if I were right in his office. His genuine care and compassionate nature as well as knowledge is why my husband and I have been his patients for several years now and will remain so as long as he is with the Clinic. Great job!!!!!

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is very good and has a professional, yet compassionate bedside manner.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Doctor Hubbard is a wonderful person he listen to you and discuss your treatment I would recommend him to my friends .

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Professional, knowledgeable, and caring, Dr. Hubbard exemplifies the Cleveland Clinic and burnishes your reputation.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Dr Hubbard and staff are outstanding, my health continues to improve under his care.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Dr. Hubbard listens. That is so important because he makes me feel time with me is important and he isn't ready to rush off to the next patient. He also was willing to discuss a diagnosis I just received from another physician - esophageal dysphasia, because he knew I was concerned and needed reassurance.

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2020

Following my appointment the Doctor's office called with information about test results and medications. I appreciated the kindness, clarity, and efficiency!

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2020

Dr. Hubbard listens closely and responds with careful thought. I know that I have been heard and his experience and knowledge gives me clarity on my health concerns. His kindness also encourages my sense of well-being.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

I had a very good visit with Dr. Hubbard. He answered all my questions and gave me good feedback on my Health. I respect his advice on how to maintain my health.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is an excellent Physician

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

Dr. Hubbard was knowledgeable and friendly.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Dr Carlos Hubbard listened to my case hx and concerns, reviewed test results from Cardiologists in VA, repeated the Echocardiogram, ordered blood tests, and referred me to a CCF trained colleague in VA. Dr Hubbard is an excellent physician, who was empathic, informed and reassuring about my health status. A very good CCF Doctor!

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Dr Hubbard is certainly an exceptional physician and great help to me

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Dr Hubbard is very respectful and answers questions thoroughly. He is very approachable, which encourages me to ask questions

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

great doctor

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Dr. Hubbard was fantastic! Very professional and courteous. I never felt rushed he listened to my concerns and I feel confident I will receive good care from him as my health care provider!

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

*Dr. Hubbard is super!!

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Dr. Hubbard and I have developed a good working relationship over the 10+ years he has treated me.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

confident in Dr. Hubbard's care and concern

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Dr Hubbard is a great Dr he is very professional and realy works hard to get you get better

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Dr. Hubbard has always taken time to explain any type of protocol or regimen that he may be suggesting. His personal attention to my well being in exemplary.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Dr. Hubbard has always treated my wife and me with respect and concerned care. He listens, explains and is thorough.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is always very attentive and caring. He reviews all of the studies so that I understand. I highly recommend him!

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

My Doctor is very professional and efficient. He listened to me, asked of any concerns and explained things thoroughly.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Dr. Hubbard and his team are a real credit to Thr Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Excellent physician

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

dr Hubbard is very thorough and listened to my responses with concern. I also mentioned a recently developing problem with ankle pain and he immediately helped me set up an appointment with a Clinic doctor for that problem.

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Dr. Hubbard has the best personality. Very easy to talk to and explains everything you need to know in a manner you can understand.

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Dr Hubbard is awesome in person and via video. Our discussions covered a detailed follow up of my last visit and was so much easier than going to the doctor's office.

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is an amazing Dr. he is very thorough and follows up with my care.

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

excellent discussion of all relevant issues. Could not be happier with Dr. Hubbard as my health care provider.

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

I have 100" confidence in Dr. Hubbard as my health care provider.

Reviewed on May 11, 2020

I have recommended Dr. Hubbard. I have confidence in him.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is a very compassionate doctor and is very knowledgeable. I feel very comfortable in his care.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is always courteous and caring. He's very helpful and pleasant to talk with and puts me at ease.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

I have a high degree of respect for Dr. Hubbard's expertise. His plan of care for me as prescribed was very effective.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Dr Hubbard is an excellent cardiologist

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Dr. Hubbard thoughtfully replies to all my questions and offers information so that I know I am involved in my care

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Dr Hubbard was very thorough, professional, personable, and shared very useful information

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is an excellent Physician, clearly very experienced & knowledgeable. Patient & understanding. I highly recommend.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

I was very happy that Dr Hubbard explained the mechanics of my condition in a thorough manner so that I was able to understand the decision for treatment. He also took the initiative to give me care for a related condition until I had my initial appointment with my new primary physician (my former doctor retired and referred me to a doctor that had a "closed" practice - too bad you didn't ask me about that). But just to be clear - Dr Hubbard was excellent.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

great doctor who listened to me and provided alternatives. very compassionate

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is a true caregiver & patient advocate! Hard to find anymore

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

An excellent physician

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Dr. Hubbard is excellent!

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

I have the highest regard for Dr. Hubbard

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

First vist to this physician and it was clear he had read my medical history. That was very reassuring.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Very helpful. Very professional. I feel privileged to have Dr. Hubbard as my doctor,

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020

Nurses in Zdr. Hubbards office are very good. Nicole is excellent.

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