Nov. 18, 2013
Sanford Heart team grows
(Bismarck, N.D.)—Dragos Balf, MD, interventional cardiologist, and Diane Kraft, MD, cardiologist, recently joined the Sanford Heart team at Sanford Clinic in the Q&R Tower – 222 N. Seventh St., Bismarck.

Dr. Balf completed a cardiovascular disease fellowship at Hospital of Saint Raphael, New Haven, Conn., and an interventional cardiology fellowship at St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, Mass. He completed his residency at Hospital of Saint Raphael, New Haven. He holds board certifications in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology.

Dr. Kraft, a native of Bismarck, completed a cardiology fellowship and internal medicine residency at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City. She earned her medical degree from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

With the addition of Drs. Balf and Kraft, Sanford Clinic now features a comprehensive heart team comprised of 16 health care professionals, including cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons and advanced practice providers. To schedule an appointment with the team, patients can call (701) 323-5202.