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CIS Celebrates 31 Years of ServiceOn August 15, 2014, CIS will celebrate its 31st anniversary of providi...
CIS Baton Rouge to Host Free ScreeningCIS is hosting a free cardiovascular screening on Thursday, July 31 fr...
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Richard Abben, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Abben, a native of Illinois, received his undergraduate degree from Augustana College and his medical degree from the University of Illinois' Abraham Lincoln Medical School in Chicago.
Leon Kraft, M.D.
Baton Rouge, LA

Dr. Leon Kraft joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) as a cardiologist in 2013. Dr. Kraft has been a practicing cardiologist for nearly 35 years.
Christopher Paris, M.D.
Luling, LA

Dr. Christopher Paris joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) in 2012 as a cardiologist at the Houma clinic.
Salvatore Buttaci, M.D.
New Iberia, LA

Dr. Salvatore Buttaci serves as a staff cardiologist for CIS New Iberia. A native of Italy, he received his medical education from the University of the Andes in Venezuela.
Nick Cavros, M.D.
Lafayette, LA

Dr. Nick Cavros is a cardiologist at Cardiovascular Institute of the South at Lafayette General. He received his medical degree from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in Greece.
Anil Chagarlamudi, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Anil Chagarlamudi joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South in 2003 to serve as an interventional cardiologist at the CIS Houma clinic. He received his undergraduate degree from Andhra Loyola College and his medical education from Guntur Medical College in his native India.
Viral Lathia, M.D.
Lafayette, LA

Dr. Viral Lathia, a native of India, joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South in 2014 as a cardiologist.
Bart Denys, M.D.
Thibodaux, LA

Dr. Bart Denys graduated Summa Cum Laude from Leuven Medical School in his native Belgium in 1982, with postgraduate certification and high honors, in sports medicine.
Eric Engeron, M.D. 
Houma, LA

Dr. Eric Engeron is a native of Houma, Louisiana. He attended Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and LSU Medical School in Shreveport.
Peter Fail, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Peter Fail received his undergraduate degree at the University of South Florida in Tampa and his medical degree from American University of the Caribbean in Montserrat, British Indies.
Satish Gadi, M.D. 
Baton Rouge, LA

Dr. Satish Gadi, a native of India, joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) in August of 2010 as an interventional cardiologist.
Robert Greer, M.D. 
Thibodaux, LA

Robert Greer, M.D., received his undergraduatedegree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and medical education from Louisiana State University Medical Center in Shreveport.
Clay Hammett, M.D. 
Opelousas, LA

A native of Ferriday, Louisiana, Dr. Clay Hammett is a graduate of Louisiana Tech University in Ruston. He received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Gus Ingraldi, M.D.
Lafayette, LA

Dr. Agostino "Gus” Ingraldi joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South in 2007 and practices as a staff cardiologist at CIS Lafayette and CIS at Lafayette General.
William Ladd, M.D. 
Houma, LA

Dr. William Ladd is originally from Midland, Texas, and has been in Louisiana since 1971. He received a B.S. in Biology with honors from Tulane University in 1975, and graduated from Tulane Medical School, Alpha Omega Alpha, in 1979.
Wade May, M.D. 
Lafayette, LA

Dr. Wade May, a native of Alexandria, Louisiana, serves as a staff cardiologist for Cardiovascular Institute of the South at CIS Lafayette, CIS at Lafayette General and CIS Crowley.
Michael McElderry, M.D.
Lafayette, LA

Dr. Michael McElderry is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He received his undergraduate degree at Louisiana State University in his hometown and his medical degree at LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Robert Menuet, M.D. 
Opelousas, LA

Dr. Robert Menuet, a native of Thibodaux, Louisiana, serves as a staff cardiologist for Cardiovascular Institute of the South in Opelousas.
Mike Mounir, M.D.
Lafayette, LA

Dr. Mike Mounir is a cardiologist at Cardiovascular Institute of the South at Lafayette General. Dr. Mounir began his studies at Damascus University in Syria and received his doctorate with honors in 1971 from the Damascus School of Medicine.
Vinod Nair, M.D. 
Houma, LA

Vinod Nair, M.D., joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South in 2005 to serve as a staff cardiologist at the institute’s Houma clinic.
Amit Patel, M.D. 
Baton Rouge, LA

Dr. Amit Patel, a native of India, joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South in September of 2010 as an interventional cardiologist.
Sandeep Patel, M.D. 
Thibodaux, LA

Dr. Sandeep Patel received his pre-medical and medical schooling, respectively, at Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College and Baroda Medical College in his native India.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Mohammed Rais, M.D. 
Thibodaux, LA

Dr. Mohammed Rais is a native of Dhaka, Bangladesh. He earned his undergraduate degree at Notre Dame College in 1977.
Jody Stagg, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Jody Stagg was born in New Orleans and raised in Eunice, Louisiana. He is a graduate of the University of Florida and LSU Medical School.
Deepak Thekkoott, M.D. 
Zachary, LA

Dr. Deepak Thekkoott, a native of India, joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South in 2008 as an interventional cardiologist. He completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in Kerala, India where he also received his Doctorate in Medicine.
Charles Thompson, M.D.
Zachary, LA

Dr. Charles Thompson received his undergraduate degree from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in Lafayette.
Al Timothy, M.D.
Thibodaux, LA

Dr. Al Timothy, a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, joined the Cardiovascular Institute of the South in 2009 to serve as a staff cardiologist.
Kalyan Veerina, M.D. 
Opelousas, LA

Dr. Kalyan Veerina received his undergraduate degree and medical education from Nagarjuna University Guntur Medical College in his native India.
Ankur Lodha, M.D. 
Lafayette, LA

Dr. Ankur Lodha is a cardiologist at CIS at Lafayette General. Dr. Lodha is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology and echocardiography.
Kenneth Wong, M.D.
Raceland, LA

Dr. Wong, a native of a French-speaking island off of South Africa called Mauritius, received both his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University College Dublin School of Medicine in Ireland.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Darrell Solet, M.D.
Morgan City, LA

A native of Houma, Louisiana, attended Louisiana State University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Craig Walker, M.D.
Houma, LA

Dr. Craig Walker, a native of Bourg, Louisiana, is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana and LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Mrugesh Soni, M.D.
Zachary, LA

Dr. Mrugesh Soni joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South in 2013 as a cardiologist in Zachary. He earned his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at Pramukhswami Medical College...
Garland Green, MD
Baton Rouge, LA

Dr. Garland Green joined CIS in 2012 as a cardiologist at the Baton Rouge office. He has provided cardiology care for patients since 2007.
Louis Salvaggio, M.D.
Lafayette, LA

Dr. Salvaggio joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) in 2012 as a cardiologist in Lafayette.
Bose Cheeran, M.D.
New Iberia, LA

Dr. Cheeran joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) in 2012 as a cardiologist in New Iberia.

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