Welcome To
The Cigarroa Clinic & Surgical Center

Where a century of family tradition meets the technology of tomorrow.

Accessible healthcare you can trust

Powered by industry-leading technology, world-class staff, and generations of expertise, we’re here to support you throughout your time with us. Our priority is to help you to feel like yourself again.

Quality Without Exception

When you walk into our clinic, we want you to feel like you’re in good hands. Our team of experienced professionals and advanced facilities are all focused on taking care of you. We understand that your health and well-being are the most important things, and we’re here to make sure you’re taken care of with compassion and skill.

Same-Day Appointments

When it comes to matters of the heart, time is of the essence. That’s why we offer a same-day service where you can meet our medical professionals right away. If you need to see a physician, undergo any exams, receive your results, or undergo treatment, we can provide all of that within 24 hours.


Our compassionate team is here for you, ready to attend to your medical requirements with care. We offer a variety of services to ensure your heart valves are functioning properly with echocardiograms, detect any blood flow issues with ultrasounds, evaluate your internal organs with CT scans, and so much more. Rest assured that we have your health and well-being as our top priority.

Here for you at every
step of the way

Ricardo G. Cigarroa, M.D

Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. Ricardo G. Cigarroa was born and raised in Laredo and educated at Princeton and Harvard. He is known for righting and correcting inequities—especially those affecting Hispanic communities along the border…

Ricardo Cigarroa II, M.D.

Interventional Cardiologist

Ricardo Cigarroa II, M.D. returned to his hometown of Laredo to offer the community his specialty of Interventional Cardiology. Having received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Harvard College in Cambridge…

Claire Cigarroa, M.D.

Pediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Claire G. Cigarroa relocated to Laredo to provide much needed services in pediatric cardiology. She opened her clinic under the Cigarroa Clinic, alongside her husband, father-in-law, and other members of…

Dr. Fredo Rodriguez Sosa

Internal Medicine

Fredo Rodriguez Sosa, M.D., Board Certified in Internal Medicine, has proudly returned to his hometown of Laredo. A proud graduate of St. Augustine High School and Texas A&M International University, where he graduated with honors. Dr. Rodriguez Sosa earned his medical degree at the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara School of Medicine International Program, then completed his residency in Internal Medicine from the University of Incarnate Word, Texas Institute for Graduate Medical Education and Research at Laredo Medical Center.


Cigarroa Clinic proudly offers comprehensive cardiology services, catering to both adults and children, across our locations in Laredo and Eagle Pass, Texas. We specialize in delivering unparalleled expertise in general and interventional cardiology, supported by our state-of-the-art imaging center for precise diagnostics. The Cigarroa Surgical Center extends our capabilities, allowing us to provide advanced treatments seamlessly. Our dedicated team is committed to ensuring convenience and premium care for patients of all ages.

For nearly a century, four generations of the Cigarroa family physicians have been dedicated to serving the South Texas community. Our present team includes two interventional cardiologists, a pediatric cardiologist, an internal medicine physician, a radiologist, and a family medicine doctor. We are recognized as leaders in our fields, delivering world-class, compassionate care, ingrained with our traditional family values.

What our patients say
about us

  • Gracias a los médicos y enfermos de cigarroa surgical center! Su servicio fue rápido, professional y muy eficiente. Gracias por haberme atendido con tanto cariño.

    Jose G., Patient
  • Dr. Cigarroa is a leader, visionary, and great diagnostician. I see humanity every time I am there. The care is not over after the first visit, they continue their commitment to health long after.

    Felipe E., Patient
  • Excellent service all the times I’ve been there. Dr. Ricardo is the best, very respectful, caring and attentive to the patients needs.

    Hilda R., Patient
  • I recommend Dr. Cigarroa to everyone. He knows his patients, he’s an excellent diagnostician, he is caring, and he makes us feel very comfortable, secure, and important.

    Mary E. Cruz, Patient
  • Excellent service and friendly personnel!

    Cynthia D., Patient