Providing acute care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Cardiology Services

Robert M. Lavery M.D., F.A.C.C.,
29 years of Elliot Hospital service!

Education:
The John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; Doctor of Medicine 1976
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana; Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude 1972

Post-Doctoral Training:
Internship: Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; 1976-1977
Residency: Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; 1977-1978
Fellowship: Cardiology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts; 1978-1980

Professional Experience:
Elliot Cardiovascular Consultants, P.C., Manchester,
New Hampshire; 1986-Present
Cardiology Associates of Manchester, P.A., Manchester, New Hampshire; 1980-1986

Staff Appointments:
Elliot Hospital, Manchester, New Hampshire; Active Staff 1980-Present. Medical Director
    and Section Chief of Cardiology 2000-Present.
Medical Director Cardiac Rehabilitation Program.
Medical Director EECP Program.
Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, New Hampshire; Courtesy Staff
Concord Hospital, Concord, New Hampshire; Courtesy Staff

Academic Appointments:

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, November 2003

Board Certification:
Internal Medicine, 1979
Cardiovascular Disease 1981

Awards Received:
New Hampshire Magazine 2000 - voted one of the top two cardiologists in New Hampshire.
New Hampshire Magazine 2001 - voted top cardiologist in New Hampshire.
Fellowship Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Assn. 1986
Fellowship American College of Cardiology 1982
The Nathan Fried Memorial Medical House Officer Award for Exemplary Performance, University Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 1977
Professional and Community Organizations:
American College of Cardiology, Governor for New Hampshire 2000-2003, Tri-State Norther New England Chapter President 2001-2002
American Heart Association New Hampshire Affiliate, President 1987-1988 Board of Directors 1981-2000
Elliot Hospital Board of Trustees 2004-2006

Licensure:
New Hampshire, Massachusetts

Specialties:
Pacemaker Implantation
Biventricular Pacemaker Insertion
Diagnostic Catheterization

Alan E. Garstka M.D., F.A.C.C.,
27 years of Elliot Hospital service!

Education:
Holy Cross College, B.A. Cum Laude
University of Massachusetts, Worcester, Massachusetts , M.D.

Post-Doctoral Training:
Internship: Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, New York
Residency: University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, Massachusetts, Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, New York

Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty-Cardiovascular Disease

Honors:
Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Appointment:
Director of Cath Lab

Board Certification:
Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

Specialties:
Non-Invasive Cardiology
Invasive Cardiology
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Pacemaker Implantation
Diagnostic Catheterization

Robert W. Orr M.D., F.A.C.C.,
20 years of Elliot Hospital service!

Education:
University of North Carolina, Western Carolina University, B.S, 1980
St. George's University School of Medicine, St. George's Grenada, Doctor of Medicine, 1984

Post-Doctoral Training:
Internship: Cabrini Medical Center, New York, New York
Residency: Cabrini Medical Center, New York , New York
Fellowships:SUNY Hospitals-Buffalo, Buffalo , New York

Appointments:
Director of Cardiac Cath Lab 2000-2002

Languages:
French and German

Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty-Cardiovascular Disease

Specilaties:
Non-Invasive Cardiology
Invasive Cardiology
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) including device implantation
Pacemaker Implantation
Diagnostic Catheterization

Patrick Hickle M.D., F.A.C.C.,
9 years of Elliot Hospital service!

Education:
University of Notre Dame B.C Magna Cum Laude
Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, Dist./Columbia, Doctor of Medicine

Post-Doctoral Training:
Internship: Keesler Medical Center-AFB, Keesler AFB, Mississippi
Residency: Keesler Medical Center-AFB, Keesler AFB , Mississippi
Fellowships: University of Illinois Hosp. & Clinic, Chicago , Illinois

Board Certification:
Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease
State Licensure in Nuclear Cardiology

Honors:
Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Military:
Major, United States Air Force, MC Staff Cardiologist, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio

Specialties:
Non-Invasive Cardiology
Nuclear Cardiology
Invasive Cardiology
Echo Cardiography
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Diagnostic Catheterization

Carl M. Fier M.D., F.S.C.A.I.,
8 years of Elliot Hospital service!

Education:
Trinity College, B.A.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York, New York , Doctor of Medicine 2004

Post-Doctoral Training:
Internship: Mount Sinai Medical Center-New York, New York, New York
Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center-New York, New York , New York
Fellowships: Tufts-New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts Mount Sinai Medical Center-New York, New York, New York

Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine, Added Qualification - Cardiovascular Disease, Added Qualifications-Interventional Cardiology

Honors:
Education grant for research in Acute Coronary Syndromes, Merck Pharmaceuticals 2000
Fellow, Society of Vascular Medicine, Biology
Fellow, Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention

Specialties:
Periperial Vascular Medicine
Vascular Medicine Intervention
Non-Invasive Cardiology
Invasive Cardiology
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Diagnostic Catheterization

Cardiac Catheterization Lab Team

Team Members:
Deb Bosquet RN Clinical Leader
Nadine Capraro RN
Janis Cheney RTR RCIVT
Brian Gamelin RTR CV
Kristin Janelle RTR CV
Eric Lanseigne RN
Mark Mondro RCIS
Robert Scott RN