Wednesday, January 27, 2010
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Presbyterian Novant Medical Group welcomes Carlos Jorge, M.D., and Presbyterian Novant Heart & Wellness Cornelius. The practice is located at 19485 Old Jetton Road, Suite 270 in Cornelius and can be reached at 704-384-7910.
Dr. Jorge’s practice offers a wide range of services, including cardiovascular risk assessments, advanced lipid testing, comprehensive diagnostic imaging services and management of complex lipid disorders, metabolic syndrome, pre-diabetes, obesity and other cardiovascular-related illnesses. He also offers risk assessments and treatments geared toward women with or at risk for heart disease. Dietary and exercise consults, smoking cessation and diabetes lifestyle management services are also available. In addition, Dr. Jorge will offer an Executive Health program to which companies can send executives for a two-day comprehensive health evaluation. Women’s Health By Design, a program that includes 10 personalized health screenings for women all in one visit, is also offered at Presbyterian Novant Heart & Wellness Cornelius.
Dr. Jorge is board-certified in family medicine and clinical lipidology and is an expert in heart and vascular disease prevention and management. A graduate of the University of Virginia, Dr. Jorge earned his medical degree from the Urena School of Medicine in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He completed a residency at St. Mary of Nazareth Hospital Family Practice and St. Joseph Hospital, both located in Chicago. Dr. Jorge is also fluent in Spanish.
Presbyterian has provided remarkable care for more than 100 years. To learn more about Presbyterian Healthcare services, please call 704-384-CARE, or visit www.presbyterian.org.