AboutDr. Walter Brogan III, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lubbock, TX, with another office in Lubbock, TX. He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Cardiology. Dr. Brogan is affiliated with Grace Medical Center, Lea Regional Hospital and Covenant Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Walter Brogan III has the following 3 specialties
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Cardiologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of conditions related to the heart and blood vessels.
A patient may be referred to a cardiologist if he experiences symptoms like chest pains, shortness of breath, dizziness, or high blood pressure. The physician will then evaluate your symptoms, take your health and family history and your weight. The cardiologist may order additional diagnostic tests, such as an echocardiogram, X-ray or blood tests. If necessary, the cardiologist may also call for a cardiac catheterization - a procedure in which a small tube is inserted into or near the heart that can take pictures of the heart's activity, or relieve blockage.
Once determining whether there is a heart condition, a cardiologist will treat a patient through cholesterol management, cardiac rehabilitation, and fitness. If surgical intervention is required, like open-heart surgery, a cardiologist will make that determination, but a cardiothoracic surgeon will perform the procedure.
- Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
- Blood Clot
- Heart Attack
- Heart Block
- Heart Diseases
- Heart Failure
- High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
- High Cholesterol
- High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
- Unstable Angina
Dr. Brogan is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Lea Regional Hospital
Covenant Medical Center
3615 19th St
Lubbock, TX 79410
University Med Ctr
Covenant Children's Hospital
3610 21st St
Lubbock, TX 79410
Heart Hospital Of Lubbock
Lubbock Heart Hospital
4810 N Loop 289
Lubbock, TX 79416
University Med Ctr, Lubbock, Tx
31 Years Experience
West Virginia University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1986
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