Cardiovascular Institute of the South opens in Prairieville

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Dr. Kris Lindsay and Chris Alexander, NP

On Monday, December 3, Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) will begin providing comprehensive cardiovascular care at a new clinic location at 37292 Market Place Drive, Suite A in Prairieville.

Dr. Kris Lindsay and Chris Alexander, NP will be providing cardiovascular care to patients at this location. This clinic will be open Monday-Friday and will offer a full range of cardiovascular services including holter monitoring, event monitoring, ultrasound, nuclear and treadmill testing services to diagnose and treat cardiovascular disease. Smoking cessation services are also available.

To schedule an appointment at CIS in Prairieville, please call 225-677-1400.

Founded by Dr. Craig Walker in 1983, Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) is a world-leader in preventing, detecting and treating cardiovascular and peripheral vascular disease. CIS offers a comprehensive heart and vascular program with expert physicians trained in many specialties, including internal medicine, nuclear cardiology, electrophysiology, lipid management, coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, valve disease and interventional cardiovascular procedures. CIS has earned international acclaim as a pioneer of research, development and education, as well as an innovator in the treatment of peripheral vascular disease. With a dedicated team of more than 750 team members, CIS provides comprehensive cardiovascular care at 22 locations across Louisiana and Mississippi, seven of which offer telemedicine services. CIS remains at the forefront of technology, providing the highest-quality, compassionate care. This mission has guided the institute for more than 35 years of excellence.

For more information about CIS, call 1-800-425-2565 or visit

Contributed by CIS