Hanover Cardiology Joins Cape Fear Heart Associates

June 29, 2015
WILMINGTON, N.C. – New Hanover Regional Medical Center announces the merger of two NHRMC Physician Group practices in order to further streamline cardiology care. Hanover Cardiology - NHRMC Physician Group will join Cape Fear Heart Associates - NHRMC Physician Group effective July 1 at the NHRMC Heart Center - Outpatient Services building at 1415 Physicians Drive.

“While our name is changing, our commitment to our patients remains as strong as ever. We are excited to be joining the area’s largest cardiology practice in a comprehensive cardiac services facility,” said James W. Snyder, MD, FACC, of Hanover Cardiology.

Hanover Cardiology’s five physicians and staff will be conveniently located in the same building as Cape Fear Heart Associates, where special testing, lab, device clinics, and the NHRMC Cardiac Imaging & Diagnostics and cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation services are located.

By relocating and joining Cape Fear Heart Associates, Hanover Cardiology patients and providers will remain closely aligned with the technologies and resources of the region’s leading hospital, including a shared, secure electronic medical record.

“We look forward to these experienced physicians and staff joining our team,” said James R. Harper Jr., MD, FACC, of Cape Fear Heart Associates. “We pride ourselves on providing high-quality comprehensive cardiac care and the addition of Hanover Cardiology will enable us to better serve the needs of our growing community in one convenient, comprehensive location.”

For more information, visit www.CapeFearHeartAssociates.com.

About NHRMC Physician Group

The NHRMC Physician Group is committed to providing the highest quality health care to residents of southeastern North Carolina. With nearly 200 providers in both primary care and specialty fields, the NHRMC Physician Group's doctors can focus on providing the best medical care to their patients while benefiting from the shared resources of New Hanover Regional Medical Center. This progressive healthcare partnership means access to some of medicine's best technologies, treatments and specialists is readily available when needed. Services provided include urology, oncology, cardiology, endocrinology, geriatrics, neurology, maxillofacial surgery, psychiatry, urgent care, pediatric specialties, care for hospitalized patients provided by a team of hospitalists, gastroenterology, an endoscopy center, women’s health services and midwifery. To better serve patients' needs, NHRMC Physician Group practices are located throughout southeastern North Carolina. Visit www.nhrmcphysiciangroup.org for a complete list of NHRMC Physician Group providers or call 910.667.3400.