Cardiovascular Doctor

At Amelia Heart and Vascular Center, our cardiovascular doctors specialize in prevention, detection, and treatment of diseases of the heart and blood vessels.

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Diseases of the heart include coronary artery disease, heart attack, abnormal heart rhythms or arrythmias, heart failure, heart valve disease, congenital heart disease, heart muscle disease, pericardial disease, aorta disease and marfan syndrome, and vascular disease.

Training and Education

After earning a bachelor’s degree, cardiovascular specialists (cardiologists) spend 4 years in medical school and complete 3 years of residency in internal medicine. After that, they also need to complete 3-4 years in a specialized cardiovascular fellowship. They may also sub-specialize within the field of cardiology.

At Amelia Heart & Vascular Center, cardiovascular doctors (cardiologists) offer comprehensive and patient-centered cardiovascular care to patients in and around Springfield VA. Our physicians utilize leading edge technology combined with research creating a state-of-the-art facility focused on caring for patients with cardiovascular conditions.