cardiology

Cardiology

Cardiology is the study and cure of disorders of the heart and the blood vessels. A person with heart disease or cardiovascular disease may be referred to a cardiologist. Cardiology is a subdivision of internal medicine. A cardiologist is not the same as a cardiac surgeon. A cardiac surgeon opens the chest and performs heart surgery.

Cardiology Treatments

Heart attacks
Electrocardiogram
Heart murmur
Angiography & angioplasty
2D Echo & CRT

About Cardiologist

Cardiologists are doctors who concentrate on diagnosing and treating illness or situation of the heart and blood vessels—the cardiovascular system. You might also visit a cardiologist so you can learn about your risk factors for heart disease and find out what measures you can take for better heart health. Cardiology is the study and cure of disorders of the heart and the blood vessels. A person with heart disease or cardiovascular disease may be referred to a cardiologist. A number of devices are used in cardiology, including various types of balloons and defibrillators, a pacemaker, and a stethoscope. Artificial hearts also are used and studied in the field of cardiology. Expert in cardiology is called cardiologists. Some of the strategies used by cardiologists to combat cardiovascular diseases contain coronary artery bypass surgery, percutaneous coronary intervention, percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, and stenting.