Petra S Lynch MD
Cardiologist | Interventional Cardiology621 10th St Niagara Falls NY, 14301
Dr. Petra Lynch is a cardiologist practicing in Niagara Falls, NY. Dr. Lynch specializes in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating diseases or conditions of the heart and blood vessels and the cardiovascular system. These conditions include heart attacks, heart murmurs, coronary heart disease, and hypertension. Dr. Lynch also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
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