Fernando A. Arzola, MD, Cardiology, has joined the Medical Staff at Southeast Hospital. He is affiliated with Cardiovascular Consultants and will be permanently based at its Dexter clinic. Dr. Arzola comes to SoutheastHEALTH from Van Buren, Ark., where he practiced with Crawford Cardiology.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.
Dr. Arzola earned his MD degree from Central University of the Caribbean, Cavey, Puerto Rico.
He completed an internship in Internal Medicine at St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center in Youngstown, Ohio, and completed an Internal Medicine residency and a fellowship in Cardiology at University District Hospital, Puerto Rico Medical Center, San Juan.
Dr. Arzola served with the U.S. Army Reserve, attaining the rank of major, before retiring in 1997.
His professional memberships include the American Society of Echocardiography, the Military Office Association of America and the Reserve Officer Association.