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We found 6 interventional cardiologists who accept Blue Advantage Plus Bronze 104 near Round Rock, TX.

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Dr. Michael Fernando Lenis, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
301 Seton Parkway; Suite 302
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Michael Lenis is an adult cardiologist and interventional cardiologist. Dr. Lenis has a special interest in pacemaker, echocardiogram (echo), and cardiac catheterization. He is professionally affiliated with Cedar Park Regional Medical Center. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Lenis attended Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Stress Testing, Echocardiogram, Cardiac CT, Pacemaker, Cardiac Catheterization

Dr. Osvaldo "steve" Gigliotti, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
6406 N Ih 35; Suite 2600
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Osvaldo Gigliotti is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He works in Austin, TX and Bastrop, TX. His areas of expertise consist of peripheral vascular interventions and carotid artery stenting. Dr. Gigliotti is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Dr. Gigliotti attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Carotid Artery Stenting, Heart Attack, Peripheral Vascular Interventions, Peripheral Vascular ... (Read more)

Dr. Tannon Dajuan Carroll, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
301 Seton Parkway; Suite 302
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Tannon Carroll's specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. His areas of expertise include coronary angioplasty (PTCA) and stress testing. Dr. Carroll is professionally affiliated with Cedar Park Regional Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, TriWest, and more. He is open to new patients. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and a graduate of Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania's residency program.

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Clinical interests: Aortic Disease, Stress Testing, Echocardiogram, Coronary Angioplasty

Dr. Christopher David McCoy, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
301 Seton Parkway; Suite 302
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Christopher McCoy works as a cardiologist and interventional cardiologist in Cedar Park, TX and Round Rock, TX. In his practice, Dr. McCoy focuses on atherectomy. He is affiliated with Cedar Park Regional Medical Center. Dr. McCoy accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest. He welcomes new patients. Dr. McCoy's education and training includes medical school at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University.

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Clinical interests: Aortic Disease, Atherectomy

Dr. Michael Scott Grad, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
7215 Wyoming Springs Drive; Building 1 Suite 1
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Michael Grad is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Grad is a graduate of the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
301 Seton Parkway; Suite 302
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Gerardo Kalife is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Kalife studied medicine at the University of Monterrey Faculty of Medicine and Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Kalife (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Italian.

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What is Interventional Cardiology?

Interventional cardiology is the treatment of heart disease without surgery, through the use of catheters. Primarily this is via a procedure called cardiac catheterization, where a long, thin, flexible tube, called a catheter, is threaded through a vein or artery up towards the heart. The catheter can be used to inject dye for x-rays, open narrowed artery walls, widen heart valves, place stents, or perform other tests and procedures.

Cardiology is a large specialty, and covers many diseases and disorders of the heart as well as several different kinds of treatments. What makes interventional cardiologists special is their ability to use minimally invasive procedures to treat heart disease. Interventional cardiologists may treat coronary artery disease and peripheral artery disease, where blood vessels become narrowed or blocked. They also may repair or replace damaged heart valves.

During a cardiac catheterization, the interventional cardiologist inserts the catheter into a blood vessel through a small incision in the groin or arm. It is then threaded to the blocked artery or into the heart, where tiny tools can be passed through the tube. These tools are used to perform percutaneous coronary interventions, or procedures done to the heart and arteries via catheter. Procedures may include:
  • Angioplasty, or opening of blocked arteries, often via the inflation of a balloon
  • Atherectomy, the physical cutting away of plaque buildup
  • Stenting, the placement of metal springs to hold artery walls open
  • Heart valve repair or replacement
  • Closure of holes in the heart

That these procedures can be performed without the pain and recovery time of traditional surgery is truly amazing.