Dr. Paul Teirstein is a Cardiologist in La Jolla, CA, USA. Dr. Paul Teirstein is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, Scripps Green Hospital, Scripps Health. Dr. Paul Teirstein evaluates and manages heart problems like chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, skipped beats, leg swelling. As a cardiologist, Dr. Paul Teirstein may recommend tests like ECG, echocardiogram, exercise or nuclear stress test, heart catheterization for proper diagnosis of your heart problem. You can find contact information like phone number, practice website, office address and reviews for Dr. Paul Teirstein
Cardiology is a specialty of medicine which deals with problems of heart, arteries and veins. Doctors specializing in Cardiology are called Cardiologists and they treat conditions like heart attack, leaky or narrow valves, heart failure and more.
Interventional Cardiologists are those who specializes in treatment of coronary artery disease or structural heart disease with catheter based technology. They perform procedures like stents, balloon angioplasty to open up blockages for heart attack and chest pain.