Dr. Shenouda is a specialist in Clinical Cardiology, which encompasses diagnosing and medically treating heart disease, as well as preventing further heart related events. He treats congenital heart conditions, endocarditis (an inflammation of the heart), pericarditis (an inflammation of the tissue surrounding the heart), high blood pressure and irregular heart rhythms.
Dr. Shenouda concentrates on different techniques to diagnose and treat heart patients, including the use of echocardiographs, which record heart beats and abnormal rhythms. The echocardiography is also an excellent way of visualizing heart function, valve function, and overall size and structure of the heart.
Dr. Shenouda focusses on interpreting stress tests, especially Nuclear Perfusion Stress Tests, which helps identify the presence and extent of heart disease. His testing and procedures help make an accurate diagnosis and create a treatment plan.
He emphasizes to patients ways they can reduce their risk of heart disease and/or heart related events through a personalized template of education, lifestyle modifications, and when necessary, the proper medications. He also treats hypertension, cholesterol disorders, and help with quitting smoking which are essential to lowering the risk of heart disease.
Dr. Shenouda works closely with Three Village Cardiology team of cardiovascular surgeons, should surgery be the best treatment option.
University Hospital Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY
John T. Mather Memorial Hospital, Port Jefferson, NY
St Charles Hospital, Port Jefferson, NY
Clinical Assistant Professor at State University of New York at Stony Brook