Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Flu is prevalent in our community right now. Visit our Flu Resource Center to learn about flu prevention, signs and symptoms, and help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

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WakeMed Heart & Vascular – General & Interventional Cardiology
Primary Address
Heart & Vascular - Cary
600 New Waverly Place Suite 201
Cary, NC 27518
Phone:919-350-2580
Fax:919-851-4947
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Secondary Address
Heart & Vascular - Heart Center
3000 New Bern Ave., Suite G100
WakeMed Raleigh Campus
Raleigh, NC 27610
Phone:919-231-6132
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Certification
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases
Medical School
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Residency
The Indiana University School of Medicine
Fellowship
 Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Undergraduate Degree
North Carolina State University
Internship
The Indiana University School of Medicine

Physician Bio

Dr. Jimmy Locklear is board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases, and joins WakeMed Heart & Vascular after more than a decade of experience with Wake Heart and Vascular Associates and Raleigh Internal Medicine.

He earned his medical degree at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, and completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine and fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. He also has a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from North Carolina State University.

Dr. Locklear is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, and member of the College's North Carolina chapter. He has served as a physician volunteer with the Open Door Clinic at Urban Ministries in Raleigh.

Professional Memberships
 American College of Cardiology, College's North Carolina chapter
Honors and Rewards
2017 PRC Excellence in Healthcare Award for excellent care and service to patients
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