Patient Education

Online Cardiology Education Library

Our team of cardiologists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating heart problems. Please use our patient education library to learn more about the services we offer and the conditions we treat. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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...  Cardiovascular services we offer include: Heart disease prevention and risk factors Hypertension, cholesterol, diabetes  Smoking cessation Sleep apnea and over-weight effects on the heart Ultrasound Echocardiography and Vascular ultrasound Carotids Aortal Legs and extremities  Stress testing Angiography Chest pains, pressure, discomfort Shortness of breath Dizziness/fainting Congestive heart conditions   Heart & rhythm management services we offer: Cardiac rhythm devices: implants, management, & monitoring Congestive heart failure (CHF) devices  Cardiac resynchronization Defibrillators (ICDs) Pacemakers Loop recorders Event monitoring Electrophysiology studies Syncope work-Up Ablation of arrhythmias Atrial fibrillation treatment Stroke risk and prevention treatment ASD/PRO closures Watchman devices Cryptogenic strokes TIAs: Transient ischemic Attacks   Rhythm disorders treatment Tachycardia (fast palpitation) Bradycardia (slow heartbeat faint/syncope) Palpitations Anxiety with palpitations (SVTs)   Emergency Treatment If you have a life-threatening event or experiencing severe symptoms, call 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room and notify our office immediately...

... Types of Strokes There are two major types of strokes: ischemic and hemorrhagic...