Alberto Morales, MD and the staff at South Tampa Cardiology are pleased to announce that their Advanced Imaging Cardiology practice has obtained CT accreditation from the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission. The accreditation comes as a result of their commitment to providing excellent patient care and producing high-quality diagnostic images. IAC accreditation confirms that the cardiac heart health experts at South Tampa Cardiology have demonstrated their ability to provide patients with accurate, timely and safe exams, resulting in better outcomes and improved patient satisfaction.
IAC Accreditation for CT Facilities
IAC has rigorous CT standards in the areas of coronary CTA, vascular CTA and coronary calcium scoring. The organization requires every accredited facility to have a physician medical director with extensive experience interpreting CT scans. The medical director must also complete ongoing continuing education requirements to demonstrate that they’re aware of new advancements in the field. All staff members who perform cardiac CT scans must be nationally registered radiologic technologists, demonstrating that they understand how to produce high-quality images and deliver excellent patient care.
IAC accreditation acts as a seal of approval for cardiology practices offering CT services. This seal of approval is a testament to the quality of care provided by South Tampa Cardiology, and it serves as a mark of distinction for patients to rely on when searching for advanced cardiac care in Tampa
Preventative Cardiology Services in Tampa
Led by Alberto Morales, MD, South Tampa Cardiology is committed to providing residents of South Tampa and surrounding areas with the best cardiology care in the region. Dr. Morales recently opened a freestanding clinic to ensure as many patients as possible have access to advanced imaging technology. South Tampa Cardiology’s Advanced Imaging Center is equipped with the CardioGraphe cardiac CT scanner, the EPIQ 7 ultrasound system and other advanced technology capable of detecting early heart disease.
The practice also offers the following services:
- Nuclear cardiology
- Stress testing
- Cardiac MRI
- Preventative cardiology care
- Cardiac arrhythmia management
Dr. Morales has been named one of Tampa Magazine’s Top Docs the last 3 years in a row, indicating that he’s one of the most experienced, capable doctors in the region. Patients rely on his skill and experience to improve their quality of life and better understand how to protect themselves against complications from heart disease and other cardiac health issues.
Take Control of Your Heart Health
Dr. Morales is leading the way in giving patients access to state-of-the-art technologies capable of identifying early heart disease. His preventative approach helps patients get treated as early as possible, which may help prevent complications later in life. The use of advanced technology also makes it possible to identify hard-to-diagnose conditions and health issues that aren’t detectable with routine screenings.
To take control of your heart health, call (813) 870-1747 to schedule an appointment with South Tampa Cardiology.