Services

Visiting your cardiologist on a regular basis is key to a healthy life. Whether you have chronic heart disease or are just coming in for a checkup, we want to make sure you have all the facts you need to make an educated decision about your health.

At Heart & Rythm Institute of South Texas, we offer cutting edge therapy and a conservative individualized approach with holistic care tailored to your personal needs and each heart's unique therapy. 

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.