Terry Lynn Gerber M.D.
Cardiologist | Cardiovascular Disease204 E Crockett St Marshall TX, 75670
Dr. Terry Gerber is a cardiologist practicing in Marshall, TX. Dr. Gerber 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. Gerber also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
Education and Training
Texas A&M University, TX 1998
Expert PublicationsData provided by the National Library of Medicine
- Heart Disease
- Heart Failure
- Vascular Disease
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- Citrus Fruits Can Reduce Your Risk of Stroke
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- How Do High Cholesterol Levels Affect the Heart?
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