Salvatore Buttaci, MD

Salvatore Buttaci, MD


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New Iberia

New Iberia

500 North Lewis Street
Suite 100
New Iberia, LA 70563
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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. His postgraduate training included an internship at Rubio Hospital and Central Hospital San Cristobal in Venezuela, internal medical studies through the Latin American Program, and an internal medicine residency at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Buttaci continued his cardiology training at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and later studied interventional cardiology at the University of Connecticut/Hartford Hospital. 

Prior to joining CIS, Dr. Buttaci served as an interventional cardiologist at Centro Clinico San Cristobal Private Hospital in Venezuela. 

Dr. Buttaci is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology, nuclear cardiology, endovascular medicine, and vascular medicine. In addition, he is named a registered physician in vascular ultrasound interpretation by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography. Dr. Buttaci has hospital privileges at Iberia Medical Center, Dauterive Hospital, Southwest Medical Center, Lafayette General Medical Center, and Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center.


  • Education

    University of the Andes, Venezuela

  • Residency

    University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital

  • fellowship

    Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI

    University of Connecticut/Hartford Hospital

  • Board certification

    Internal Medicine

    Vascular Medicine

    Cardiovascular Disease

    Interventional Cardiology

    Nuclear Cardiology

    Endovascular Medicine

    Vascular Medicine