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
View all 6 Treatment & Services +

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

340 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

70 Patient Comments

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

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 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 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.

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2019

excellent experience.Dr Hubbard and Andrew the man who did my ultrasound were both excellent.

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2019

Recently moved to Dr Hubbard due to prior Dr's retirement. I really enjoy Dr Hubbard both personally and professionally.

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

Dr Hubbard is a good listner and aswers all quetions very well

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

everyone in that office is always so polite patient and helpful. I actually love going to the doctor. Dr. Hubbard is always very patient asks me a lot of questions and is always open and receptive to my questions and concerns. you should actually use him as a model for what all doctors nurses and healthcare professionals in the Cleveland Clinic should try to emulate.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

dr. Hubbard always makes me feel like I'm the only patient he has today, or at least the most important when he has today. he is a very active and involved listener. Ask great questions for clarification to my questions and concerns. It is so obvious that he really cares. and you just can't teach that

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

Dr Hubbard was wonderful. He is very caring, patient, listens to concerns and explains medical conditions in a very clear manner.

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2019

*Dr. Calesky & *Dr. Hubbard are great!

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2019

dr. hubbard is the best.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2019

Dr. Hubbard is a great doctor and very down to earth. he explained everything to me on my level.

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019

Doctor Hubbard was very friendly, answered all my questions, placed my mind at ease with my concerns.

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

Dr. Hubbard always answer any questions that my husband and I may have using terminology that we can understand. He or someone at his office responds to my chart messenger in a very timely and efficient manner. My incision from my open heart surgery had been itching since my surgery and i had tried everything. He prescribed lidocaine which helped a little a first. I told him again at my next appointment and he suggested Benedryl cream and thank God for Dr. Hubbard. It worked. No one knows how relieved I was not to scratch or rub myself sore almost every night.

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

i would recommend Dr Hubbard to anyone needing a Cardiologist. He was recommended to me by a friend that works at the clinic and I could never thank her enough. He is very knowledgeable and shares information with patient

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

Dr Hubbard cares!!!

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2019

I was very impressed with Dr Hubbard, he was very patient with me. I felt relaxed talking to him. I have already referred a family member to him.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2019

I have already recommended a family member to Dr Hubbard.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2019

Dr Hubbard always listens to concerns and answers all questions.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019

I made my appointment in person at the Doctor's office, as it was a followup. I did not go through the phone or internet for this appointment.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

Very kind and was willing to help in making me comfortable. Dr. and nurses and techs.

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Dr. Hubbard is a kind, thoughtful, caring and good person.

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

I've worked in Medical IT for over a decade and I'm not sure I have ever had such a pleasant experience with a Dr. Dr. Hubbards bedside manners & his level of knowledge was 2nd to none. We talked like good friends would, he gave advice, and we over labs from my Hillcrest ED visit 3 weeks prior.

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

Dr Hubbard explains in details and descriptions that are clear to me. He's very compassionate I have a lot of respect for him and how he manages my health care

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

Dr. Hubbard takes the time to listen to concerns and follows up with professional and understandable guidance.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

Dr Hubbard was patient, kind and caring.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

I am always impressed by and grateful for Dr. Hubbard's investment in my health.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019

Dr Hubbard is simply the best. He is polite and extremely thorough in his approach with communicating and his plan of care. have not had a better doctor in my experience. he's phenomenal. I'd recommend him to anyone.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

Dr Hubbard and his crew are very professional and personable.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019

Dr. Hubbard and his staff relate to the patient very well.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2019

Doctor Hubbard is responsive, pleasant and very personable. I am very comfortable with and am very satisfied with his care and treatment

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

Dr.hubbard was courteous, and told me what I wanted to hear, and going forward toward my problem.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

*Dr. Hubbard is the best!

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019

The doctor was very courteous and attentive to our situation and gained the confidence of my wife so he could peerform his examination of her.

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