Talk with a Doc - "Advancements in Heart Care at Haywood Regional"

April 27, 2018

David Peterson, MD, Cardiologist with Haywood Regional Medical Center will be presenting the Talk with a Doc seminar “Advancements in Heart Care at Haywood Regional” on Thursday May 17 at 6pm at the Haywood Regional Health & Fitness Center.  Peterson will speak about heart health while patrons enjoy a meal. Afterward, he will circulate among the tables to visit with guests and answer questions. To attend this complimentary dinner seminar, call 800.424.DOCS (3627).

“Cardiovascular disease continues to be the number one cause of death in the United States.  Haywood Regional has always offered cardiac care to the community, but we now have much more to offer.  Please join me for dinner and an update on the current new procedures and therapies we offer our patients,” says Peterson.

About David Peterson, MD 

David Peterson, MD is a board-certified in cardiovascular disease with Western Carolina Cardiology. He received his medical degree from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN, and completed his residency at USAF Medical Center Keesler in Keesler AFB, MS. He completed his fellowship at Wilford Hall USAF MC in Lackwood AFB, TX. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease. He is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support by the American Heart Association.

As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, Western Carolina Cardiology is supported by Duke University Health System’s world-renowned leadership in clinical excellence and quality care and LifePoint Health’s extensive resources, knowledge and experience in operating community hospitals.To make an appointment with a Haywood Regional cardiologist please call 828-564-9222. or visit

Watch for additional "Talk with a Doc" seminars this year on topics including spine issues, joint replacement, senior health and elder care, breast cancer and lung cancer.  Seminars occur on the 3rd Thursday of the month. Dinner begins at 6:00 pm and the seminar starts shortly after. Our programs feature a variety of healthcare providers speaking on health topics of interest to you!