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Cardiac CT and CT Studies

A cardiac computed tomography (CT) scan is a procedure that utilizes multiple X-ray beams from different angles to acquire high-quality, three-dimensional (3D) images of your heart, along with your great vessels and surrounding structures. Cardiac CT uses advanced CT technology, with or without intravenous (IV) contrast (dye) to better visualize

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Cardiac Stress Test (Treadmill Test)

The test evaluates the heart’s response to exercise. This test can diagnose coronary artery disease, monitor heart rhythms and evaluate exercise capacity.   What to Expect This stress test involves walking on a treadmill, gradually increasing the speed and incline at which you walk. Preparation There is no preparation for

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An echocardiogram uses ultrasound waves to create an image of the heart and track the pattern of the blood flow through the heart. It can provide a wealth of helpful information, including the size and shape of the heart (internal chamber size quantification), pumping capacity, and the location and extent

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Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG)

An electrocardiogram records the heart’s electrical activity. This test can show abnormalities in the heart rhythm and rate. It can also detect if a past heart attack has occurred or is occurring. Twelve-lead EKG of a 26-year-old male What to Expect Small sticky patches are applied to the skin and

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remote monitoring of pacemakers and icds: physician reviewing iPad

EP Remote Monitoring

Remote monitoring is the latest technology-driven advance in medicine providing patients safe, quality healthcare while reducing costs and providing convenience to our patients. Electrophysiological advances allow patients with implantable defibrillators (ICDs), pacemakers, and implantable cardiac monitors to be monitored with fewer office visits.   What to Expect These monitor systems

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nuclear stress test procedures: 3-D heart illustration

Nuclear Studies

Nuclear stress tests are similar to the treadmill test but also provide images of the heart taken under a special camera. Showing the relative amounts of an injected radioisotope within the heart muscle, the nuclear stress tests more accurately identify regional areas of reduced blood flow.   What to Expect

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vascular ultrasound procedure

Vascular Ultrasound

A diagnostic ultrasound image is produced by specialized equipment and uses high-frequency sound waves to view areas inside the body. Carotid Ultrasound A painless and harmless test that uses high-frequency sound waves to create images of the insides of the two large arteries in your neck. Abdominal and Pelvic Ultrasound

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Transesophageal Echocardiogram (TEE)

Like an echocardiogram, the transesophageal echocardiogram uses ultrasound to create images, however the images are much clearer.   What to Expect TEE involves passing a special ultrasound scope through your mouth into your esophagus and close to the heart to take images. This test gives your physician more detailed answers

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