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Alec Akbarov, MD, FACS, FACC


Cardiothoracic Surgery


CaroMont Heart & Vascular - Gastonia


English, Russian

CaroMont Health Provider

Board Certified

About Me

Thoracic Surgery Medical Director

Trained as a cardiothoracic surgeon, I worked at the National Cancer Institute of USSR in Moscow. After immigrating to the United States, I continued my training here. I later started and established a reputable cardiothoracic surgery program in Nebraska. I joined CaroMont Heart & Vascular ten years ago as a medical director of thoracic surgery and during my time here, I started a successful minimally invasive, lung cancer surgery program and helped thousands of patients.


  • Graduate: Academy of Medical Sciences, United Kingdom
  • Medical School:¬†Andizhan State Medical Institute
  • Residency: St. Agnes Hospital - General Surgery¬†
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson Medical School - Thoracic Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery

My Specialties

  • Aortic and Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Lung and Mediastinal Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery


CaroMont Heart & Vascular - Gastonia

2555 Court Drive, Suite 200 & 300
Gastonia, NC 28054

Phone: 704.834.3278

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