Atlantic Cardiology Associates has joined Lahey Health as a community-based cardiology practice in Portsmouth. Known for its extensive commitment to providing the highest quality cardiovascular care and services to the community, the practice will be renamed Lahey Cardiology, Portsmouth.
“Welcoming Atlantic Cardiology to Lahey Health allows us to collaboratively expand services and our ability to deliver high-quality, community-based cardiovascular care in the greater Portsmouth Region,” said Dr. Richard Nesto, executive vice president and chief medical officer, Lahey Health.
The Lahey Cardiology, Portsmouth practice is home to board-certified physicians who specialize in cardiovascular medicine, focusing on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the heart. The physicians are expert in a variety of diagnostic testing including echocardiography, nuclear imaging, exercise and non-exercise stress tests, carotid imaging, Holter monitoring, cardiac catheterization, and coronary angioplasty.
“Dr. Peter Dourdoufis, Dr. Frank Fedele and I have been providing quality cardiovascular care to our communities for 20 years,” said Dr. Mark Jacobs, head of Atlantic Cardiology Associates. “As a practice of Lahey Health, we will continue to provide these services in Portsmouth, and with an even greater level of expertise and access to a larger network of resources for complex heart disease.”
Lahey Health has a long-standing history of providing quality cardiovascular care in New England. The Landsman Heart & Vascular Center at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington, Mass., is a nationally and internationally recognized center of excellence in the treatment of patients with heart disease. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center cardiovascular services offer a patient-centered multidisciplinary approach to care that that results in the best outcomes possible.
Lahey Cardiology, Portsmouth is located at 333 Borthwick Avenue, Suite 401 in Portsmouth, N.H. For more information on Lahey Cardiology, Portsmouth, please call 603.433.5300.
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Lahey Health includes Lahey Hospital & Medical Center—a teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine—and Lahey Clinic physician group with practices in Burlington, Peabody and other locations throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire; Beverly Hospital; Addison Gilbert Hospital; Lahey Health Senior Care and Lahey Health Behavioral Services as well as more than 30 primary care physician practices and multiple outpatient and satellite specialty care facilities.
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