Three Village clinical cardiologists, are internal medicine physicians who specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions that affect the heart and surrounding blood vessels. Our cardiologists' require specialized education and training that teaches them how to prevent and treat diseases affecting the heart. The doctors require specialized education and training that teaches them how to prevent and treat diseases affecting the heart. These may include heart attacks, stroke, coronary artery disease and related conditions.
Our clinical cardiologist's patients are typically referred by a primary doctor who suspects heart disease or related conditions. Patients may require a focused treatment plan or invasive surgery to resolve heart problems. At Three Village Cardiology, the physician may treat 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. These are all serious conditions. Many different techniques are used to diagnose and treat heart patients, including the use of echocardiographs, which record heart beats and abnormal rhythms.
Procedures, Diagnostics and Laboratory
The Noninvasive Echocardiography Laboratory provides a wide-range of diagnostic cardiac services to evaluate heart function, heart valve function, and other structural abnormalities of the heart. Tests performed by our group of highly-trained physicians include standard echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, and exercise echocardiography.
The Nuclear Exercise Laboratory tests patients to determine the presence of coronary disease. Tests which may be ordered include standard exercise testing, nuclear exercise testing, and pharmacological testing for patients who can not exercise.
The Diagnostic Center utilizes state-of-the-art equipment and technology to assist in the diagnosis and treatment plans for our patients' cardiovascular conditions.
We encourage you to meet our staff and discover the full range of our cardiovascular medical services. Please feel free to contact us at our main office in East Setauket, NY, with any questions you might have.