Monty C. Morales, MD

“What I love most about practicing medicine is in forming long term relationships with patients and their families. There is nothing better than when a patient returns to tell me how much better they feel and how it has positively impacted their life.”

Medical School

Doctor of Medicine (MD)
University of California
Irvine, CA
1987

Internship in Internal Medicine

Lenox Hill Hospital
New York
1987-1988

Residency in Internal Medicine

Lenox Hill Hospital
New York
1988-1989

Fellowship in Cardiology/Sports Medicine

Lenox Hill Hospital
New York
1990-1991

Fellowship in Cardiology

Lenox Hill Hospital
New York
1990-1993

Board Certification

Internal Medicine, 1990
Cardiovascular Disease, 1993

Medical Interests

I enjoy all aspects of cardiology, but have particular interest in coronary artery and peripheral vascular disease.

Professional affiliations

American College of Cardiology

Personal Interests

I love college football particularly my alma mater USC. I enjoy traveling, pets and my two kids Lucas and Kiley.

Patient Success Stories

  • “Many thanks to Dr. Morales and his assistant, Mary, and all other staff. What a blessing Dr. Morales is to the community and all who are in touch with him. The professionalism in diagnosis/treatment, total knowledge and follow up are wonderful.”

  • “Dr. Morales and Mary his assistant are outstanding. I have faith in their skills and depend on them to aid me in keeping and maintaining an active life style.”

  • “I have historically been dazzled by how organized and efficient the staff is on my every visit from the front desk to the visit with Dr. Morales. I actually look forward to my office visits.”

  • “Dr. Morales is a GREAT! Doctor. I totally trust his judgment and advice.”

  • “Dr. Morales has been my cardiologist for at least 8 years or maybe longer. I have always liked him in the time that I have been his pt. He is very friendly physician and he is precise.”

  • “Dr. Morales not only improved my father’s active lifestyle but he literally saved his life! I felt I had to be involved in all of his appointments until we switched to Pima Heart. I trust Dr. Morales with my father’s cardiology care (even when I am not at his appointment) and I cannot express how relieved I am because of this. Dr. Morales relates to his patients and treats them with the best care available. You couldn’t ask for a better physician.”