Welcome to Baker-Gilmour
The Baker-Gilmour Cardiovascular Institute has provided exceptional care with a personal touch for fifty years.
We are a full service cardiovascular practice with office locations in Jacksonville, Mandarin and St. Augustine.
At Baker-Gilmour we take pride in maintaining cutting edge medicine and technology without sacrificing our tradition of personalized service.
We emphasize prevention, as well as, diagnosis and treatment. We maintain an active research team so that we stay on top of new theories and interventions.
Our team of doctors has been recognized nationally and we provide a variety of the very latest services.
Please call us at 904-733-4444 to speak with one of our health advisors to find out how the Baker- Gilmour Cardiovascular Institiute can help you create a personalized health plan.
'Healthy Obesity' Is a Myth, Report Says
Researchers weigh results of 8 studies, find excess pounds raise death risk over time
The notion that some people can be overweight or obese and still remain healthy is a myth, according to a new Canadian study.
Even without high blood pressure, diabetes or other metabolic issues, overweight and obese people have higher rates of death, heart attack and stroke after 10 years compared with their thinner counterparts, the researchers found.
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