Dr. Spencer Tilley provides comprehensive cardiology services including hospital services. Diagnostic testing available in the office includes treadmill stress testing, nuclear stress testing, echocardiograms, pacemaker follow-up, electrocardiograms (EKG), and Holter monitor and event monitors for the diagnosis of heart rhythm problems.
He has a special interest in the care and diagnosis of patients with complex cardiac problems including the prevention of heart disease, evaluation of chest pain, treatment of heart attacks, coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and heart rhythm problems. With his practice experience of over 32 years, he has a breadth of interest in the care of complex cardiac problems as well as geriatric cardiology issues.
Dr. Tilley performed angioplasty and stenting for over 20 years and offers an experienced perspective on the treatment options for coronary artery disease. In an age where medical care is becoming increasingly impersonal, Dr. Tilley offers an individualized, personal approach to the care of the whole patient.
The office is open from 8- 5 PM daily except on Fridays when the office closes at 3:30 PM. In addition it is necessary to close the office between 12 and 1:30 each day for lunch and to allow the staff to catch up from the morning duties. Dr. Tilley may be reached during these hours for emergencies but routine requests for appointments and prescriptions should be made between 8-12 and 1:30- 5 p.m.
INSURANCE Dr. Tilley accepts most major insurance plans. Payment is expected at the time of service rendered. We accept cash, check, or credit card (Visa, Mastercard, AMEX). We are happy to file insurance for our patients, but we feel that the payment of services rendered is the responsibility of the patient. If you have any questions about your bill or fees, please speak with the billing office or the front desk to to work out arrangements.
EMERGENCIES AND CALL COVERAGE
In the case of a life-threatening emergency, call 911 first and then call us at 274-7581. If the office is closed, then you will be directed to the physician on call. 24-hour seven-day a week coverage is provided by board-certified cardiologists. Dr. Tilley shares call with the physicians of Conehealth Heartcare. After office hours and on weekends, the doctor on call may be reached by calling the office number. In addition when Dr. Tilley takes time off for vacation or continuing education, the physicians in his call group provide care for his patients in his absence.