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.

EKG image
Twelve-lead EKG of a 26-year-old male

What to Expect

Small sticky patches are applied to the skin and wires are hooked to the patches. No electrical impulses are felt.

Preparation

There is no preparation for this test.

Time

This test takes approximately 10 minutes to be performed in our office.

heart monitor beep

Contact Us to Schedule Your Appointment Today

Now, more than ever, your health is your biggest concern. When in need of quality cardiothoracic care in Glendale, Phoenix, Fountain Hills and Scottsdale, AZ, you can rely on Cardiovascular Consultants, LTD. Schedule your in-person or telehealth appointment today by calling us at (602) 867-8644.
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