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When is it a time to visit a Cardiologist?
Often your primary care doctor recommend you to the cardiologist if he feels that you have heightened risk factors to have a cardiovascular disease or symptoms that show you may already have a heart disease. To determine a certain diagnosis, your cardiac doctor may carry out a few tests. List of tests mentioned in the question below.
Your first cardiologist appointment might seem quite intimidating, but your health is important, so by making simple preparations beforehand will increase your chances of living a healthier life. You should be prepared with whatever questions related to your particular disorder along with your medical history, current medications for a better understanding. You can ask following basic questions during your appointment for better understanding of your illness:
Your will be asked a few questions to assess your ailment and for certain diagnosis. You should be prepared with: Prescription of your current medication, family medical history and your own medical history.
Based on the assessment and your symptoms, a few tests like blood test, Echocardiogram (ECG) and Echocardiograph (ECHO) for a definite diagnosis. After the assessment of your diagnostic reports, the doctor might prescribe certain medications or refer to cardiac surgeon if your condition needs surgical treatment.
With time newer tests are being performed to better understand the cardiac diseases, illnesses and abnormalities of the heart. Here are a list of tests that are typically used to detect, analyse and treat cardiovascular diseases - Electrocardiogram (ECG), Treadmill Test (also called Stress Test), Echocardiogram (commonly known as Echo test), TEE, Tilt Test, MRI of Heart and Coronary Angiography.
Among all the tests, coronary angiography is typically recommended by cardiologists for better understanding of cardiac disease and recommend further line of treatment.
Common heart diseases include Coronary heart disease, High blood pressure (hypertension), Cardiac arrest, Heart failure, Arrhythmia, Peripheral artery disease, Stroke and more.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 28/05/2020
Cardiology is a medical specialty that focuses on the issues related to heart health.It deals with conditions such as congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, electrophysiology, heart failure, and valvular heart disease.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 09/06/2020
Preventive cardiology is a subspeciality of cardiology that focusses on reducing the risk of heart diseases.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 14/07/2020
Foods that cleans out arteries are Olive Oil, nuts, Fatty Fish, Broccoli, Asparagus, Avocado and so on.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 10/05/2020
Yes, you must consult a cardiologist if suffering from high blood pressure, take action and get checked by a cardiologist
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 25/09/2020
Cardiac surgery includes Aortic valve surgery, Arrhythmia surgery, Congenital heart surgery, Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, Heart transplant and others.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 27/05/2020
Chest Discomfort, Nausea, Pain that Spreads to the Arm and Dizziness are some signs of a heart attack.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 10/12/2020
On the first visit, the cardiologist do a thorough review of your medical history and assessment of risk factors of coronary artery disease. He/she will check your Blood pressure and heart rate.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 02/01/2021
One should see a cardiologist if he/she face symptoms like Fluttering in your chest, Racing heartbeat, Slow heartbeat, Chest pain, Shortness of breath, Lightheadedness, Dizziness, or Fainting (syncope) or near fainting.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 01/06/2020
Common tests to check heart functioning are Electrocardiogram, Chest X-rays, Echocardiogram, Cardiac Catheterization and Angiogram, MRI, CT, TEE, and so on.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 12/01/2021