Dr. Milagro Cortes-mercado is a cardiologist practicing in Toa Baja, PR. Dr. Cortes-mercado 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. Cortes-mercado also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
Education and Training
Universidad Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine 1995
Dr. Milagro Cortes-mercado MD's Practice location
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