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CIS Welcomes Cardiologist, Louis Salvaggio MD

August 01, 2012
CIS Welcomes Cardiologist, Louis Salvaggio MD

LAFAYETTE- Regional Medical Center of Acadiana and Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) are proud to announce the addition of cardiologist Louis Salvaggio, MD to our cardiology team at 2730 Ambassador Caffery Parkway.

Dr. Salvaggio is board certified in internal medicine, cardiology and interventional cardiology. He earned his doctorate at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. His internal medicine residency was completed at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Baton Rouge, and he continued his studies at Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute, where he completed his cardiology fellowship. Lastly, he completed his interventional cardiology fellowship at Scripps Clinic in San Diego, California.

Dr. Salvaggio is a member of the American Medical Association, Louisiana State Medical Society, American College of Cardiology, and American Society of Nuclear Cardiology. He was also named the Ochsner Medical Center Fellow of the Year in 2010.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Salvaggio, please call 337-988-1585.

CIS is one of the most respected groups of cardiologists, representing nearly every specialty in heart and circulatory medicine. With a team of nearly 500 dedicated team members, CIS serves communities throughout Louisiana, as well as national and international patients, at its 13 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 28 years of service to south Louisiana. For more information about CIS, call 1-800-425-2565 or visit