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Joined Kelsey-Seybold

August 2010

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​​​​​​​Professional Backg​​round

After receiving a Bachelors of Arts degree with a major in biology from Ripon College in Ripon, Wisconsin, Dr. Aliota earned his master’s degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology at Tulane University Graduate School in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his medical degree at Tulane University School of Medicine/Charity Hospital, where he also completed his residency in Internal Medicine and served as chief resident.​

​ In 2006, Dr. Aliota began training at the acclaimed Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, where he completed both his general cardiology fellowship and interventional cardiology fellowship having served as chief general cardiology fellow and chief interventional fellow during his tenure.

Professional Assoc​​​iations

Dr. Aliota is a member of The Texas Heart Institute Cardiac Society, CLI (critical limb ischemia) Global Society, Texas Medical Association, American College of Cardiology and Alpha Omega Alpha.

Hobbies and​​ Interests

When he’s not caring for patients, Dr. Aliota enjoys spending time with his family and friends, as well as hobbies such as cycling, computer science and traveling.

Clinical Interes​​​​ts

Dr. Aliota's clinical interests include peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and treatment including: lower extremity revascularization, critical limb ischemia treatment, and carotid artery stenting. He also treats coronary artery disease: prevention and therapies as well as general cardiology including: valve disease, cholesterol control, hypertension, and prevention strategies to minimize heart attacks and strokes.
​I want my patients to enjoy healthy and happy lives with the fewest possible compromises. To achieve this, I pay careful attention to the specific needs of each person that comes into my care. I believe in creating a collaborative atmosphere where patients are encouraged to ask questions, and in return, given easy-to-understand explanations of their condition and treatment options.

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Awards & Recognitions

Super Doctors 2014-2016​

Dr. Aliota has been recognized for providing outstanding cardiovascular and stroke care by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) Heart/Stroke Recognition Program. Recognition through the Heart/Stroke Recognition program is achieved as the result of a comprehensive, individualized review process that verifies a physician’s adherence to national standards of excellence in caring for patients with cardiovascular disease or who have had a stroke. 


Dr. Aliota has contributed to many publications including:
  • Aliota JA, Shenoy M, Wilson JM, Díez JD, Fish RD, “Safety and Efficacy of Prolonged Bivalrudin Infusions during Primary Percutaneous Coronary Interventions Compared to Standard Infusion Duration “, TCT, 2010, Washington DC
  • “Safety and Efficacy of Enoxaparin as Antithrombin Therapy During Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction”, Manuscript In submission
  • J Díez, J Aliota, S El Rouby, “Enoxaparin Clotting Times Monitoring During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: The Sensitivity of  Point of Care Tests to Different Dosages”, American College of Cardiology, 2008, Washington DC
  • J Aliota, M. Elayda, JM Wilson, B Cheong, L O’Meallie, J Díez, “Safety and Efficacy in the use of Enoxaparin as Antithrombin Therapy During Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for STEMI” Cardiology Revascularization Therapies, 2008, Washington DC
  • José G. Díez, Jonathan A. Aliota, Manoj Rawal, Paolo Raggi, "It is More Than Calcium: Characterization of Coronary Segments via Computer Assisted Electron Beam Computerized Tomography Image Analysis.”, American College of Cardiology, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • J Aliota, JG Wiese, “LVOT Obstruction Confused for Pure Autonomic Dysfunction”, Society of General Internal Medicine, Chicago, Illinois​