Lady of the Sea General Hospital has Cardiology support available to the South Lafourche community through a partnership with Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS). A clinic is open three days per week, located in Cut Off at 186 West 134th Street (across the street from the Emergency Department at Lady of the Sea General Hospital). CIS joins LOSGH in an effort that brings world-class physicians, state-of-the-art diagnostic capabilities and the latest technology to detect and treat heart and vascular disease in the South Lafourche area. View our Cardiology providers or call 1-800-425-2565 to schedule an appointment at our Cut Off clinic location.
CIS is a comprehensive cardiovascular medical practice that has provided world-class cardiovascular care to south Louisiana for 26 years. CIS currently has clinics located in Houma, Thibodaux, Raceland, Morgan City, New Iberia, Lafayette, Opelousas, Eunice, Zachary, and a Family Doctor Clinic in Mathews. The CIS Galliano clinic marks the 11th facility operated by CIS.
Medical services available include both cardiac and vascular evaluations and treatments, EKG, treadmill stress testing, echocardiography, nuclear medicine studies, CT scanning, and cardiac-related patient counseling.
CIS' mission is to provide the best cardiovascular care in an area with one of the highest incidences of heart disease in the industrialized world. One American dies every 32 seconds of cardiovascular disease, and Louisiana's rate of heart disease is 10 times the national average.
CIS is one of the most respected groups of cardiologists, representing nearly every specialty in heart and vascular medicine. With a team of nearly 500 dedicated team members, CIS serves communities throughout the state, as well as national and international patients, at its clinics. CIS consistently positions itself at the forefront of technology by providing the most up-to-date technology coupled with compassionate care. This mission has guided the institute for more than 26 years of service to south Louisiana. For more information about CIS call 1-800-425-2565 or visit www.cardio.com.