24/7 Patient Assistance: 760-405-8205

Eduardo Tovar, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

Write a review
Doctor's profile photo

Hospitals & Clinics

  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Eduardo Tovar graduated the medical school from the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and completed his residency program at the Brooklyn Hospital Center. A fellowship followed at the Suny Health Science Center at Brooklyn soon after that. He is specialized in thoracic & cardiac surgery and is also board certified in thoracic and cardiac surgery. Dr. Tovar has been in practice for more than 20 years and is affiliated with the PIH Health Hospital-Whittier. During his career, he has contributed to various publications of medical interest.

  • Education & Training


    Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

    Medical School


    Brooklyn Hospital Center



    SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    PIH Health Hospital - Whittier

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (562) 698-0811

    12401 Washington Blvd

    Whittier, California 90602

    Read More
  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Eduardo Tovar has contributed to 3 publications.

    Aortoscopy: a less invasive intraoperative method to assess the aortic valve.

    Tovar, E.A., Sherman, J.R., Weinberg, D.M., Suh, Y.C., Rathod, R.H., Borsari, A.; Ann Thorac Surg. 2002 Jan.

    See more >>

    Minimally invasive approach for pneumonectomy culminating in an outpatient procedure.

    Tovar, E. A.; Chest. 1998 Nov.

    See more >>

    Percutaneous removal of a surgically inserted intra-aortic balloon catheter.

    Tovar, E. A.; J Card Surg. 1996 Jul 01.

    See more >>


    American College of Surgeons