Dr. Joseph Dwyer is a cardiologist practicing in Rolla, MO. Dr. Dwyer 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. Dwyer also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
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