Laurence A. Berarducci, M.D., FACC, of Pueblo Cardiology Associates is
now providing cardiology services at HRRMC Buena Vista Health Center.
He sees patients at the Buena Vista Health Center and performs procedures
at the Salida hospital.
“Dr. Berarducci is covering for Dr. Schmidt while he is on leave
and will also be providing cardiology services on an ongoing basis,”
said HRRMC Vice President of Business Development Peter Edis. “When
Dr. Schmidt returns, the doctors will work opposite weeks of each other.”
Dr. Berarducci earned his degree in medicine from Wayne State University
He completed a residency in internal medicine at Sinai-Grace Hospital in
Detroit and a three-year fellowship in cardiology at the University of
Illinois in Chicago.
He also served as a major with the United States Air Force Medical Service
Corps at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois.
Dr. Berarducci is board certified in cardiovascular disease and internal
medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) and a member
of the American Society of Echocardiography.
“I like to engage each patient as a partner and ideally as someone
who is active in their care,” said Dr. Berarducci. “I feel
that in some ways I act as a coach, encouraging my patients to understand
their disease, invest in self-care, and comply with established medical
For more information or to make an appointment, call 719-562-2900.