Cardiology and vascular care go hand in hand when it comes to maintaining optimal cardiovascular health, but they also have important differences. Cardiologists diagnose and treat heart disorders like congenital heart defects, coronary artery blockages and heart failure, while vascular surgeons diagnose and treat diseases of the veins and arteries throughout the body.

For Alabama residents at risk for heart disease, RMC’s board-certified cardiologists and vascular surgeons, working alongside cardiovascular trained nurses and technologists, have the highest level of expertise in diagnosing and treating these conditions.