Best Heart Doctor in Delray Beach, Florida
Dr. Cardenas is a highly trained and experienced interventional cardiologist and vascular medicine specialist providing direct patient care and consultative services in both the office and hospital. He is dedicated to the prevention, evaluation and management of cardiac and vascular problems non-invasively and invasively. He takes pride in taking time to listen to his patients, to examine them, and to establish personalized care strategies for all of their cardiac and vascular problems.
His clinical interests include prevention and management of hypertension, being certified as a Hypertension Specialist by the American Society of Hypertension, and interpretation of cardiac and vascular tests being a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation. He is also a fellowship-trained vascular and endovascular specialist treating all types of vascular diseases.
Dr. Cardenas’ invasive cardiology interests include minimally-invasive interventional procedures to restore blood flow to blocked coronary and peripheral arteries, treatment of aneurysms, as well as, management of complex cases using the most advanced technologies. He has developed special and unique expertise in the treatment of structural heart diseases, including valvular diseases and procedures to prevent stroke and to treat congenital abnormalities.
When clinically indicated, Dr. Cardenas performs coronary procedures through radial access (transradial), an approach that leads to better procedural outcomes and improved patient comfort. He also performs outpatient endovenous ablation for treatment of varicose veins.
Education and Training
Fellowship in Advanced Interventional Cardiology, Adult Structural Heart Disease and Peripheral Endovascular Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Michigan
Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Michigan
Fellowship in Cardiology, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, Louisiana
Fellowship in Vascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio
Residency in Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Florida
Doctor of Medicine, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia
Board certified in:
Certified Hypertension Specialist by the American Society of Hypertension
Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation by ARDMS
Affiliated Assistant Professor of Medicine of the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine