FAQs for Cardiology Associates of Altoona Patients

Q: What information should I bring with me?


  • Current insurance card(s) and co-pay information, if applicable
  • Valid photo ID
  • List of current medications you are taking
  • List of health care items you are using
  • A copy of your medical records from your previous doctor or primary care physician
  • Your health history, including chronic conditions and illnesses, as well as previous surgeries
  • List of any changes in lifestyle and family issues
  • List of specialists you have seen
  • List of your symptoms
  • Contact information
  • List of any questions you may have

Q: How early should I arrive for my first appointment?

A: Please arrive five to 10 minutes early to register and complete paperwork.

Q: Where should I park?

A: Parking is available beside our building, in the back of our building, or on 11th Avenue.

Q: What is the best way, and day/time for the patient to communicate with the doctor?

A: Each of our physicians has an on-call nurse available during normal business hours.

Q: If I need to cancel my appointment, how should I contact you?

A: To reschedule or cancel an existing appointment, please contact the Altoona office at: (814) 942-2411, extension 4301.

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