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A change in cardiology services at HRRMC

SALIDA, Colo.—Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center announced today a change in their James Schmidtcardiology services.

Beginning June 12, interventional cardiologist James Schmidt, M.D., will see cardiology patients at the HRRMC Buena Vista Health Center, 28374 County Road 317. Dr. Schmidt will no longer see office patients in the Specialty Clinic at the Salida hospital but will continue to provide procedures at the hospital.

Dr. Schmidt is a board-certified cardiologist. He earned his medical degree at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at the Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati.

Dr. Schmidt was a postdoctoral fellow in pharmacology and cell biophysics at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine for three years before completing a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Stanford University. He completed another fellowship in endovascular and coronary intervention at the Arizona Heart Institute and Foundation. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

To make an appointment in Buena Vista with Dr. Schmidt, call (719) 395-9048.

Physicians from Colorado Springs Cardiology will continue to see patients in the hospital’s Specialty Clinic and perform procedures at the hospital. To make an appointment in Salida with Colorado Springs Cardiology, call (719) 530-2482.