Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute Welcomes Cardiologist Frank Lauro, D.O., MBA, FACC, FACOI

Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute (BHVI) is pleased to welcome Frank Lauro, D.O., MBA, FACC, FACOI, to its physician network, the largest cardiology practice in the area.

Dr. Lauro is an experienced physician who is board certified in cardiovascular disease and is fellowship trained in adult cardiovascular disease.

Dr. Lauro earned his doctor of osteopathy from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences in Kansas City, Missouri. He completed an internship and residency in internal medicine from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease from Deborah Heart & Lung Center in Browns Mills, New Jersey and a mini fellowship in Cardiac MR/CT Scholar Observer training at the University of Florida Health Science Center in Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Lauro earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, Massachusetts.

Dr. Lauro now welcomes new patients in his office located at Baptist Towers, 1717 North E St., Suite 331, in Pensacola. More information is available at or call 850.484.6500

Baptist Health Care is a community-owned, not-for-profit health care organization based in northwest Florida that is committed to helping people throughout life's journey. The organization is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. A 2003 Malcolm Baldrige recipient, Baptist continuously strives to be a national leader in quality and service. Baptist Health Care includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, Footer link to Lakeview Center and a large network of primary care and specialty physicians. With more than 7,300 employees and employed physicians, Baptist Health Care is the second largest non-governmental employer in northwest Florida.

Baptist Health Care ● Baptist Hospital ● Gulf Breeze Hospital ● Jay Hospital ● Lakeview Center ● Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile ● Baptist Medical Park – Navarre ● Andrews Institute ● Baptist Medical Group ● Cardiology Consultants ● Mayo Clinic Care Network

For more information about this press release or to schedule an interview, please contact Kathy Bowers at 850.791.5254 or