Cardiac Care at San Angelo Community Medical Center focuses on the functions and disorders of the heart and its connected circulatory system. According to the American Heart Association, 84 million people in the U.S. suffer from some form of cardiovascular disease, affecting blood flow throughout the body. Cardiovascular disease can lead to heart attacks, strokes or other serious complications.
The size of our program and our affiliations with the Community Medical Associates and the Community Health Club of San Angelo allows for quality assurance in every aspect of care, technology, personnel, patient handling, procedures, follow-up care and rehabilitation.
-Robert Bennett, M.D., cardiac and thoracic surgeon - 245-4501
-Michael Blanc, M.D., interventional cardiologist - 245-4501
-Samuel Kasberg, peripheral artery disease care - 947-6960
-Milton Leon, M.D., Ph.D., interventional cardiologist - 944-1240
-R. Ryan Macwar, M.D., invasive cardiologist - 245-4501
-Jack Sun, D.O., interventional cardiologist - 245-4501
-Senthil Thambidorai, M.D., cardiac electrophysiologist - 245-4501
It may be emotionally difficult to call for an appointment to find out if you have heart disease, but it could turn out to be the best health move you ever make.
To schedule a thorough cardiac evaluation, please call one of our cardiologists or to find a doctor, call 949-DOCS (3627).
Prompt intervention is essential in a cardiac emergency. Every second counts. If you have chest pain, go immediately to the Emergency Department at San Angelo Community Medical Center. At the Emergency Department, trained specialists will quickly evaluate your situation. If you are having a heart attack you will have the complete resources of the Cardiology Department available to treat your situation. If you chest pain is caused by another factor, we can address that situation and provide you and your loved ones the peace of mind of knowing that you are not having a heart attack.
Comparative data for door-to-balloon times reported on www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov by the U.S. Department for Health & Human Services and the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for heart attacks requiring angioplasty. Door-to-balloon statistics are from February 2009 to February 2013, submitted to CMS. National goal is 90 minutes or less for at least 75% of patients. Additional references can be found through the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American Heart Association (AHA). If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911. San Angelo Community Medical Center is directly or indirectly owned by a partnership that proudly includes physician owners, including certain members of the hospital’s medical staff.
3501 Knickerbocker Road
San Angelo, TX 76904