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MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Director and Consultant - Cardiology
MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Chief - Interventional Cardiology
MBBS, MD - Medicine, Fellowship
Director - Non Invasive Cardiology and VALVE Clinic
MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB - Cardiology
Senior Consultant - Cardiology
MBBS, MD, D Litt - Honoris Causa
Chairman - Interventional Cardiology
Cardiac Surgeon, Cardiologist
MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Director and HOD - Cardiology
MBBS, MD - Medicine, DNB - Cardiology
Senior Consultant - Interventional Cardiology
MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Director - Interventional Cardiology
Who is a Cardiologist?
Cardiology is a medical specialty that caters to ailments, diseases, and disorders related to the heart and its vessels. A Cardiologist is a trained doctor who helps diagnose and treat heart conditions through non-invasive techniques. Some diagnostic procedures that a cardiologist is trained to do are EKG, ECG, cardiac catheterization, stress test, or treadmill tests. Cardiologists are also trained in performing medical procedures like placing stents and pacemakers. The best cardiologist in Delhi also provides medical management for heart issues like arrhythmias, high or low blood pressure.
When do you need a cardiologist?
One may need to visit a Cardiologist immediately if they experience symptoms like shortness of breath, pain in the chest or near the heart, swelling in the joints, ankle or legs, dizziness, weakness, and fatigue. If an individual is on pain medications for the heart and is still experiencing such symptoms, they should urgently get a consultation.
Individuals above the age of 55 should get regular preventive health checkups to identify cardiac issues before they get severe. Anybody with a family history of heart problems or a previous medical history of heart attack, heart failure, or disturbances in the heart rhythm should also seek regular check-ups and follow a healthy lifestyle.
What tests does a cardiologist recommend?
Tests like ECG and Echocardiogram can identify abnormal heart rhythms. Cardiac catheterisation can help to see the heart, it is functioning, and help relieve blockages. Not all cardiologists can perform cardiac catheterisation as it requires special training. Cardiologists help interpret diagnostic tests, the performance of the heart and diagnose the root cause of the problem. They are also trained to manage cardiac emergencies during trauma or in an emergency situation.
How does Credihealth help - Cardiologist in Delhi?
Cardiologists train extensively for almost 8-10 years to gain expertise in their field. You can select the Best cardiologist in Delhi for yourself through our extensive doctor list on Credihealth's mobile and desktop website.
List of best Cardiologist Doctors from trusted hospitals in Delhi NCR. Get detailed info on educational qualifications, experience, and other credentials of Cardiologist Doctors in Delhi NCR. Check the OPD schedule and book appointments online with the best Cardiologist from top hospitals in Delhi NCR. Call 8010- 994- 994 to talk to in-house Credihealth experts for FREE medical assistance to choose the right Cardiologist, get options for a Second Opinion or other medical assistance.
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There are different types of heart diseases. These are congenital heart disease, Arrhythmia, Coronary artery disease, Myocardial infarction, Heart failure, Pulmonary stenosis and more.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 03/10/2020
No, most cardiac tests are not severely painful. However, one may feel minor discomfort. There is a wide range of cardiac tests. These tests are indicated by doctors depending upon the patient’s condition. ECG, Holter monitoring, stress test, CT scan, MRI are some of the common cardiac tests.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 14/08/2020
Stress is one of the prime risk factors of heart disease. Persistent stress may lead to a heart attack because of the release of stress hormones.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 08/05/2020
Yes, a range of cardiovascular diseases can be inherited and runs in families. These include congenital heart disease, coronary artery diseases, heart failure, stroke, angina and more.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 02/03/2020
Common risk factors of heart diseases include age, sex, family background, exposure to tobacco, sedentary lifestyle, high cholesterol, hypertension, diabetes, and obesity.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 23/02/2020
Jogging, aerobic exercises, stretching, yoga, cycling, swimming, playing sports, training with free weights and resistance bands, dancing and more are heart-healthy exercises.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 14/06/2020
The rates of success of heart attacks are high due to doctors’ expertise and high-tech equipments. One can lead a normal life but major changes to lifestyle and dietary habits would be required.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 14/10/2020
Most heart diseases can be prevented with maintaining a healthy weight, control high blood pressure, intaking a healthy diet, exercising regularly, and avoiding alcohol and smoking.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 13/09/2020
When performed by specialists, heart surgeries are safe procedures. Some complications are associated with them. These are chest wounds, infection, pain, blood clot, difficulty in breathing, concentration problems and more.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 11/07/2020
Good cholesterol is essential for a healthy human body. It supports the formation of human tissues. High-Density Lipoprotein (HDL) is responsible for keeping the cardiovascular system.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 09/06/2020
52 years old Manoj Yadav (name changed) from Gorakhpur had some heart issues for which Angioplasty was advised to him. His son contacted Credihealth to get hospital recommendations and surgery quotations in Delhi NCR for his father.
How We Helped:
The medical expert took a detailed medical history and recommended hospitals and quotations for the surgery.
The medical expert also provided answers to some queries the son had about the surgery and post-operative care.
Mr. Yadav also requested an ambulance pick up from the railway station to the hospital. The expert spoke with the hospital coordinator and facilitated the ambulance pickup.
Mr. Yadav got admitted immediately and underwent the surgery. His son was extremely happy and thankful for the medical expert’s help and guidance throughout his father’s medical journey.