Alexandros Karavas, MD, has joined the MVHS Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery Group as a cardiothoracic surgeon. Dr. Karavas has privileges at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare and St. Elizabeth Medical Center.


Prior to joining the MVHS Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery Group, Dr. Karavas was a surgeon at the Catholic Heart Center in Buffalo, New York.


Dr. Karavas earned his medical degree from Charité – Humboldt Universität in Berlin, Germany. He received his training in Cardiothoracic Surgery in Germany and Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tennessee. He received additional training in Aortic Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery.


Dr. Karavas is accepting new patients at the MVHS Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery Group. For more information, visit


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