Baptist Health Welcomes New Physician to Heart Institute

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Dr. Joe Hackler has joined the Baptist Health Heart Institute. The heart institute offers a full range of cardiovascular services including education and prevention, diagnostics, emergency care, transplantation and cardiac rehabilitation programs by partnering with some of the most experienced heart physicians.

Hackler, who earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Oklahoma and his medical degree from the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Tulsa, recently completed his Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at the University of Arizona Medical Center in Tucson.

One of 17 physicians at Arkansas Cardiology, Hackler specializes in clinical cardiology, non-invasive imaging, diagnostic catheterization and physiologic assessment of heart disease. He joined the Little Rock offices of Arkansas Cardiology on Sept. 2 and will be seeing patients in Little Rock, White Hall, Warren and Malvern.

With more than 175 points of access, including eight hospitals, Baptist Health is the state’s most comprehensive healthcare system committed to delivering “All Our Best” to the people of Arkansas. To learn more about the Baptist Health Heart Institute, call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST. Click here for more information about heart services at Baptist Health.