Cardiac Care

According to the CDC, cardiovascular disease is the #1 cause of deaths in both men and women.

Piedmont Medical Center provides comprehensive cardiac care at its Heart and Vascular Center. From basic cardiac health screenings to complex open-heart surgeries, we offer comprehensive diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical services for a variety of cardiovascular issues.

Comprehensive Cardiac Care at Our Heart & Vascular Center

Piedmont Medical Center’s Heart and Vascular Center is about a comprehensive continuum of care that offers specialized cardiac care right from the diagnosis till post-surgery rehabilitation phase. Our team of board-certified cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, and other cardiac health specialists work relentlessly to offer a complete spectrum of heart care to patients.

Piedmont Medical Center maintains a dedicated CV-ICU, Cath Lab, and Cardiovascular/Telemetry unit in its Heart & Vascular Center to fulfill the advanced cardiac needs of its patients.

We provide a full range of preventative, diagnostic, and therapeutic services for a wide range of heart diseases including:

  • Heart disease prevention with cardiac age screenings
  • Advanced diagnostics and electrophysiology
  • Medical therapy
  • Minimally invasive surgical treatment
  • Open-heart surgeries
  • Cardiac rehabilitation

To learn more about our cardiac care services, call us at 803.329.1234.

Compassionate Care

At Piedmont Medical Center, we understand that patients undergoing treatment for a cardiac disease need extra care and attention. Therefore, at our Heart & Vascular Center, we have a chapter of Mended Hearts, a nation-wide network that offers support to cardiac patients and their caregivers.

Members of Mended Hearts regularly visit Piedmont Medical Center to offer some support and add a little sunshine to the lives of patients combating a cardiac disease.

As a patient at Piedmont Medical Center, you have access to exceptional cardiovascular services and fellowship-trained, board-certified heart specialists. Our team of cardiologists and vascular surgeons work tirelessly to ensure that you receive superior cardiovascular services.


Find a Physician

At Piedmont Medical Center, you have access to exceptional cardiovascular services and fellowship-trained, board-certified heart specialists. Our team of cardiologists and vascular surgeons work tirelessly to ensure that you receive superior cardiovascular services.

Catawba-Piedmont Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery
200 S. Herlong Ave., Suite E-1
Rock Hill, SC 29732
(803) 324-1950


Carolina Vascular Surgery
1721 Ebenezer Road, Suite 115
Rock Hill, SC 29732
(803) 985-4000

  • Martin V. Taormina, MD, FACS - Vascular Surgeon

Carolina Cardiology Associates
Rock Hill 
196 Cardiology Drive
Rock Hill, SC 29732
(803) 324-5135

Fort Mill
1658 Highway 160 West
Fort Mill, SC 29708
(803) 802-0090

  • Talal T. Baki, MD, FACC, FACC, FSCAI - Interventional Cardiologist
  • Arun Kundra, MD - Electrophysiologist
  • Naresh A. Mori, MD, FACC - Interventional Cardiologist
  • Vasant B. Patel, MD, FACC - Interventional Cardiologist
  • Jugalkishor K. Shah, MD, FACC, FSCAI - Interventional Cardiologist​
  • Pradeep Singh, MD, MPH, FACC - Interventional Cardiologist
  • Sushil Singhi, MD, FACC, FACP, FAHA - Interventional Cardiologist

Palmetto Cardiology of York County
430 S. Herlong Ave. Ste. 104
Rock Hill, SC 29732
(803) 324-4900

  • Harry E. Hicklin, III, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FACP - Interventional Cardiologist

Carolina Heart Specialists, LLC
Rock Hill 
223 S. Herlong Ave., Ste 120
Rock Hill, SC 29732
(803) 366-8300 

Indian Land 
8351 Charlotte Highway
Indian Land, SC 29715
(803) 802-3512 

Lancaster 
1029 West Meeting Street
Lancaster, SC 29720
(803) 285-2041

  • Mark A. Ciminelli, MD, FACC - Non-Interventional Cardiologist
  • Zafar Iqbal, MD, FACC - Interventional Cardiologist
  • Deepak B. Shah, MD, FACC - Non-Interventional Cardiologist
  • Vipul B. Shah, MD, FACC - Non-Interventional Cardiologist
  • Paul A. Slota, MD, FACC, FSCAI - Interventional Cardiologist

To reach our Physician Referral Line, please call (803) 329-1234, then press “2.”