Department and Faculty
The Division of Cardiovascular Diseases at Mayo Clinic in Florida has 14 staff doctors committed to providing quality care to patients with disorders of the heart, arteries, veins and lymphatic vessels. Patient care is supported by many laboratories, subsubspecialty clinics and preventive health programs.
The field of cardiology and vascular medicine is dynamic. New diagnostic techniques, drugs and interventions are continuously being introduced. Division members are organized into a variety of subspecialty groups. Each group focuses on a particular segment of cardiology or vascular medicine. Their specific expertise is a resource for everyone and enables the entire division to stay at the leading edge of change in cardiology and vascular medicine.
The physicians in cardiology and vascular medicine work closely with a variety of other groups to provide care for patients. While you are training at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, your practical experience will span the spectrum of cardiology services and patients.
In addition to caring for patients in their clinical practices, Mayo Clinic's faculty members are committed to teaching and facilitating the growth of medical knowledge. Many faculty have published and lectured extensively and are highly regarded in their field. You will have direct access to the Cardiology faculty at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville throughout your training.
Advisers and Mentors
You will be assigned a faculty adviser who can provide comprehensive educational advice and personal support. Your adviser also will serve as a contact point, introducing you and your family to the Mayo Clinic system.
Many prominent professors visit Mayo Clinic each year. They present their work during noon and/or morning lectures and participate in hospital rounds. You will be encouraged to take full advantage of these opportunities.