Dr. Erol Lale, MD

Dr. Erol Lale, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o
(18)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Erol Lale, MD is a cardiology specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

South Strand Cardiology

207 Chartwell Ct

Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Lale

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lale performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tricuspid Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lale's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lale "Our focus in patient care revolves around primary and secondary prevention. We approach each patient holistically by addressing each indvidual's unique needs. We also strive to stay current with evolving medical technology, and implement the guidelines of the American College of Cardiology into practice."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Obesity
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Westfaelische Wilhelms University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Lutheran General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Lutheran General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lutheran General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lale has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lale's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lale to family and friends
18 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Lale's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

This man is very caring. If you do not do what he tells you, expect to get a talking to! I really like him and wouldn't even consider another heart Dr. They usually do not overbook, so you rarely wait more than 15 minutes.
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almost killed never put me on medicine
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This is absolutely the best care and care plan presented so that I could understand treatment do's and dont's. Staff is very friendly and caring. I'm not going anywhere else!
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Dr. Lale is the best Dr. Ever on earth. He is innovative, caring, he listens. Dr. Lale saved my fathers life and has provided top notch care to myself and all of our family.
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Dr. Lale is excellent at diagnosing, treating, and prevention of cardiovascular conditions. I have CAD with a Stent (since 2002) and other chronic medical conditions which he always is concerned are on track too. I have been a patient of his for over 13 years and feel confident, safe, and well...more
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