Touchette Regional Hospital is pleased to announce that cardiologist Roop Lal, MD has joined its staff at 5900 Bond Ave., Centreville.

lai roopDr. Lal has 30-years of experience that includes but is not limited to electrophysiology and cardiac stress studies.

“As a physician, I believe my duty is to alleviate suffering by relieving pain and promoting healing,” said Lal. “I am passionate about providing quality care to my patients and I look forward to making a difference in the lives of the people we serve.”

Lal attended and graduated medical school from Osmania Medical College NTR UHS in Hyderabad, India. He completed his internal medicine Residency at St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield, Mo.

“We are pleased and excited to have Dr. Lal join our team of medical professionals,” said Sulbrena Day, RN, PhD., chief operating officer of TRH. “Our staff strives to achieve healthcare excellence in serving the needs of those we serve. Dr. Lal’s experience and commitment to providing our patients with respect and integrity ensures he is a great asset to our staff.”

Lal is currently seeing patients at TRH in Centreville and the Medical Specialists office in Sauget, Ill. Appointments may be scheduled by calling (618) 332-3060.