When to See a Cardiologist

by Julia Czyz

Have you been experiencing chest pain, shortness of breath or dizziness, have high cholesterol or high blood pressure? It may be time to see a #cardiologist and begin your healthy heart journey.

Meet a few of our Cardiologists now accepting patients at our Fort Myers office located on 13813 Metro Parkway. Brian Craig Taschner, M.D., Robert M. Grohowski, M.D., and  Steven Lee, M.D. are Fellows of the American College of Cardiology.

Dr. Taschner earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Florida before completing his internal medicine residency at the Medical College of Virginia where he served as Chief Resident. He went on to complete his fellowship at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri and served as Chief Cardiology Fellow. On top of being a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Dr. Taschner is a professional member of the Lee County Medical Society and the American Society of Echocardiography.

Dr. Grohowski graduated from the University of Michigan where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. He then obtained his Doctor of Medicine and received the Hewlett-Packard Award, graduating top 5 in his class. Dr. Grohowski worked on his cardiovascular diseases fellowship and interventional cardiology fellowship at the University of Michigan Medical Center.

Dr. Lee earned his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of California in Los Angeles before obtaining his Doctor of Medicine from Brown University School of Medicine in 2002. He completed his internal medicine internship, internal medicine residency, cardiovascular medicine fellowship and interventional cardiology fellowship at Rhode Island Hospital.  Dr. Lee is a member of the American Medical Association and the Florida Medical Association.  He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention.

Ask your primary doctor today if seeing a Cardiologist is right for you!