KENANSVILLE – Dr. Sanjay Mehra, a board certified cardiologist, joined Vidant Cardiology – Kenansville, located at 401 North Main Street, on Aug. 8.

Dr. Mehra previously worked as a cardiac hospitalist for Vidant Health, undergoing training in advanced heart failure and general cardiology. His return to Vidant brings full-time cardiology care to Duplin County. Dr. Mehra is a graduate of Karnataka Institute of Medical Science in India. His areas of interest include echocardiography, stress testing, congestive heart failure and coronary artery disease.

“I am very excited to join Vidant Health as a cardiologist,” Mehra said. “I feel very much at home at an institution I joined as a cardiac hospitalist in 2010. I am proud to be a part of Vidant Health’s mission to improve the health and well-being of eastern North Carolina. I hope to make a positive contribution in the expansion of cardiology services in Duplin County.”

Dr. Mehra is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment, call 910-296-2903.

Vidant Medical Group is a multispecialty physician and provider group that is part of Vidant Health. Vidant Health is a network of interconnected physician practices, more than 12,000 employees, eight hospitals, home health and hospice programs and wellness facilities.

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Written by Amy Holcombe