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Cardiology

The cardiologists of the Bon Secours Medical Group are experts in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease. We provide comprehensive care and consultative services including general cardiology, the latest advances in medical treatment and diagnostic imaging, and state-of-the-art intervention for heart disease and the prevention of heart disease. This encompasses the spectrum of treatment from preventative cardiology and women's heart health to treatment of patients with advanced cardiovascular diseases.

The following cardiovascular diagnostic studies are provided by the Cardiologists:

  • M-mode, contrast and two-dimensional echocardiography with color flow imaging
  • Contrast echocardiography
  • Stress echocardiography including treadmill anddobutamine stress echo
  • Multi-plane transesophageal and intraoperativeechocardiography with Doppler and color flow imaging
  • Standard treadmill or pharmacologic stress testing
  • MUGA scans to evaluate left ventricular function
  • Holter and event monitoring
  • Device interrogation and follow-up

Our therapeutic treatments include:

  • Diagnostic cardiac catheterization andangiography
  • Transradial cardiac catheterization and coronary intervention
  • Coronary angioplasty (PTCA) and coronarystenting
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Rotational atherectomy (Rotoblator)
  • Treatment of peripheral arterial disease including stent placement
  • Laser therapy for peripheral venous disease
  • State-of-the-art treatment of advanced heart failure
  • Percutaneous left ventricular assist devices
  • Fractional flow reserve measurement with pressure wire
  • Intravascular coronary imaging within travascular ultrasound (IVUS)
  • Pericardiocentesis and percutaneous pericardial window
  • Cardioversion