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Park Ridge Health Welcomes Rheumatologist
Hendersonville, N.C. (April 15, 2013) – Park Ridge Health is pleased to welcome board-certified rheumatologist Carlo Mainardi, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.R., to its team of providers. Dr. Mainardi is accepting new patients at 50 Hospital Drive, Suite 2B, on the campus of Park Ridge Health.
As a rheumatologist, Dr. Mainardi cares for patients with arthritis and other rheumatic diseases, which are complex diseases that affect the joints, muscles and bones.
Dr. Mainardi has been providing rheumatology care since 1976, and served as Chief of the Division of Rheumatology at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center from 2008 – 2010. He has been recognized as a top physician by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., Consumers’ Research Council of America and New Jersey Monthly. Dr. Mainardi has also worked in health care management since 1986, most recently serving as Chairman of Medicine at Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., and previously as Vice President of Medical Affairs at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, N.J. Currently, Dr. Mainardi serves as Chief Medical Officer for Park Ridge Health.
Dr. Mainardi earned his medical degree at the College of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark, and completed his residency and fellowships in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Mainardi, please call 855-PRH-LIFE.
About Park Ridge Health:
Park Ridge Health was built by Henderson County residents, and more than 100 years later is a beloved piece of our growing community’s health care network, providing quality, compassionate care in a Christian environment. In 1986, Park Ridge Health partnered with Adventist Health System, joining a family of 43 exceptional not-for-profit community hospitals across the country. Leading the way in many medical firsts for the region – including a boutique baby delivery experience and North Carolina’s first 64-slice CT scanner in 2006 – Park Ridge Health provides personalized care throughout the region, offering a dedicated network of more than 120 primary care and specialty providers, cardiac care and rehab, state-of-the-art surgical care, nationally awarded cancer services, full-service orthopedic care and the only accredited hyperbaric medicine facility in Western North Carolina. For more information about Park Ridge Health or to find a physician, please visit http://www.parkridgehealth.org or call 855.PRH.LIFE (855.774.5433).