Carson Tahoe Cardiovascular and Heart Institute

Great News! Carson Tahoe Cardiology has expanded to Reno.
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Carson Tahoe Cardiology- Our Cardiologists, Open Heart surgeons, Cardiac support services and Heart Institute serve Northern Nevada patients in Carson City, Reno, Sparks, and Yerington. We also serve California through South Lake Tahoe and Mammoth Lakes. Our cardiology office locations include Carson City, Reno, Yerington, and in South Lake Tahoe and Mammoth Lakes, California

Carson Tahoe Cardiology  (775) 445-7650

Cardiology Directory


David Baker, Cardiologist, MD Lisa Hoffman, CNP
Joe Chavez, Cardiologist, MD Jennifer McCord, PAC
Carmella Downing, PAC Carl Juneau, Cardiologist, MD
Basil Chryssos, Cardiologist, MD Susan O’Leary, Cardiologist, MD
Christopher DiPaolo, Cardiologist, MD Stephen Tann, Cardiologist, MD
Anthony Field, Cardiologist, MD Margaretha Schroeder, APN
Nathan Ho, Cardiologist, DO  















Cardiovascular disease is our nation’s biggest killer of both men and women, and Carson Tahoe Cardiology and the Heart Institute (CTHI) is there to get to the heart of the problem. CTHI has collaborative care, advanced technology, great outcomes, regional access, board certified cardiologists, and world renowned heart surgeons.

Recognizing the need for a broad range of cohesive cardiology services, Carson Tahoe Health formed CTHI; complete services with cardiologist that are more available and more “local” to northern Nevadans and Californians than ever before. Carson Tahoe Cardiology physicians bring more than 30 years of regional service and countless years of experience to Carson City and the surrounding community. As part of the Carson Tahoe Health system, the region’s finest physicians are bringing state-of-the-art technology to cardiac diagnostics, treatment, open heart surgery, and rehabilitation right in the Carson City, Reno, Sparks, Yerington, Dayton, Minden, Gardnerville, Lake Tahoe, and Mammoth Lakes community.


Carson Tahoe Cardiology and Heart Institute features:

• Carson Tahoe Cardiology – A network of several board certified cardiologists with experienced physician assistants provide superior care through local healthcare facilities in Northern Nevada and Eastern California.

• Interventional Cardiology Services – Board certified interventional cardiologists provide “minimally” invasive procedures performed in a 24/7 state-of-the-art catheterization lab.

• “CardioOne” Open Heart Surgery – Under the leadership of Todd Chapman, MD, FACS, Cardiac thoracic Surgeon and Medical Director of open heart surgery, where patients thrive with the region’s first universal bed program.

• Cardiac Rehabilitation – Carson Tahoe Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is Accredited by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVRP)

• Wellness Programs – Carson Tahoe cares for the health and well-being of the community through education and services. Cardiac support comes through Northern Nevada Lipidology, The Women’s Health Institute and the many primary care physicians on staff.