Read more

Decrease font size Default font size Increase font size 

Our Healthy Heart Mission Statement

We provide personal attention and care to our patients. We deliver comprehensive cardiovascular programs in an efficient manner that’s easy on patients. And we deliver the same care and compassion we would give to our own family.

Helping You Avoid Becoming a Statistic

This year, more than 715,000 Americans will suffer a heart attack, according to the Centers for Disease Control. More than 600,000 people will die from heart disease.

The good news: Many heart attacks can be avoided and heart disease can be prevented with procedures such as cardiac catheterization. That’s why it’s so important to visit Dr. Craig R. Peterson and his dedicated staff at Eastern Shore Heart Center in Fairhope, AL.

Dr. Peterson is a board-certified cardiologist and Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He and his well-trained, highly skilled staff are dedicated to one common goal – patient-centered heart healthcare.

10 Ways to Reduce Heart Disease

  1. Know the symptoms
  2. Reduce your blood pressure
  3. Reduce your cholesterol
  4. Control your weight
  5. Exercise regularly
  6. Reduce stress
  7. Stop smoking
  8. Control diabetes
  9. See your doctor regularly
10. Know your own risk level

Your Healthy Heart Program

With early recognition, primary and secondary prevention techniques, advanced medications and a superb cardiologist, your heart is in good hands at Eastern Shore Heart Center. During your first visit, Dr. Peterson will spend a good deal of time with you and ask lots of questions.

Your personal and family health history, your vital statistics, your lifestyle and your symptoms are all critical information that Dr. Peterson will use to form his recommendations for treatment. He may also recommend a few specific tests to identify heart disease. He will explain any testing you may need in plain language.

We deliver quality heart healthcare in a less stressful, more comfortable manner. If you have a condition such as coronary vascular disease, congestive heart failure, atrial fibrillation or valvular heart disease, talk to us about your heart care needs. Schedule your visit at 251.990.1930 or for your convenience, you can fill out our online Request an Appointment form to book your preferred consultation time. Our patients come to us from Daphne, Foley, Gulf Shores, Spanish Fort and Fairhope in Baldwin County, AL and surrounding communities in Mobile County.