Dr. Steven Filby is an interventional cardiologist at The Cardiology Center, a member of Appalachian Regional Healthcare System, and director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Watauga Medical Center.
Dr. Filby’s practice focuses on the medical and percutaneous treatment of coronary artery disease and peripheral vascular disease. He has advanced training in the minimally invasive repair of congenital and valvular heart abnormalities. With more than 10 years experience, he has previously practiced at FirstHealth of the Carolinas in Pinehurst, NC where he served as director of the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) program and chief of cardiology.
Born and raised in New Orleans, Dr. Filby graduated from Harvard University with honors and obtained his medical degree from LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans. He completed his internal medicine residency at Stanford University Hospital and cardiology fellowship at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill. Dr. Filby then completed a 2 year advanced fellowship in interventional cardiology, peripheral, and structural intervention at the world renowned Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Filby is board certified in Cardiovascular Medicine and Interventional Cardiology and board eligible in Vascular Medicine.
Dr. Filby and his wife, Kimberly, have three daughters. He enjoys running, swimming, and reading. Dr. Filby is also an avid beekeeper and a lifelong New Orleans Saints fan. He is a member of the Endymion Carnival Club and parades in Mardi Gras each year.