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The Interventional Cardiology is a special branch of cardiology that deals with catheter-based treatment of heart diseases. An interventional cardiologist needs to be specially trained in cardiology followed by super-specialty training in interventional cardiology. Unlike traditional cardiac surgeries, the special training course will equip them to perform minimally invasive procedures through small incisions and the use of catheters. Such procedures can not only help to diagnose but also treat diseases like heart valve disorders, coronary artery disease, congenital heart disease, peripheral artery disease.

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John P. McNamara, DO, FACC, FACOI

3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA, 19073, USA

Interventional Cardiology

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Mara Caroline, MD

3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA, 19073, USA

Interventional Cardiology

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Risk factors that can cause heart problems

Many risk factors are there that can cause cardiac problems. Some of these factors are smoking tobacco, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, physical inactivity, excess body fat, and diabetes. These risk factors together or alone can highly impact cardiac health. Some other factors which can cause risks are excess stress, alcohol, and diet. These risks can cause heart problems but can be controlled through will and determination.

Difference between a cardiologist and an interventional cardiologist

Your cardiologist can assess your cardiovascular health. They can interpret reports of tests like EKG, echocardiogram, stress test. An interventional cardiologist will be trained and experienced in performing cardiac catheterizations and inserting stents into blood vessels.

FAQs about Interventional Cardiologist in Newtown Square

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There are a few things you must remember while visiting a Interventional Cardiologist in Newtown Square: Always bring a list of your current medications, a list of Doctors you visit, your medical history, your family’s medical history, and a list of questions you have about your condition.

Most Interventional Cardiologist in Newtown Square are available from 8am to 5pm in office and there is always somebody available 24/7 for emergencies. Please call the office to check the availability of a particular doctor.

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In the cardiology department, the doctors ensure that the least invasive procedures are performed to the patients while selecting cardiac tests. The most common diagnostic tests used in the cardiology department are pain-free and involve simple techniques EKG and echocardiogram. However, in certain cases cardiac catheterization may be required and the patients may be required to undergo sedation to reduce discomfort.

Cardiac cath is considered a minor procedure or minor surgery. Most of the times there is no big cut in the body and no sutures are placed. The cath is performed via small tube placed in the artery of arm or leg. A very light sedation is given to reduce the comfort. When the procedure is completed the tube is removed and pressured is applied to prevent bleeding at entry site.

The cardiac cath is performed using contrast and X-rays. It shows the blockage in heart arteries.

The introduction of the catheter in blood vessels is known as cardiac catheterization. It is done to measure pressures and/or to study the anatomy of a blood vessel of the heart by introducing contrast material through the catheter. The injection of contrast material is known as an angiogram which allows defining a specific coronary arteries. While cardiac intervention is an overall process of treating an obstruction within an artery. Balloon angioplasty and stent placement is a common cardiac intervention where the artery is expanded to clear out the blockage which causes a decrease in the blood flow to the heart muscle. A stent is introduced just after completion of the balloon angioplasty technique, the stent is a miniature tube made of mesh that helps to keep the artery open and restore the blood flow.

The common procedures include cardiac catheterization, stent placement, balloon angioplasty. Some interventional cardiologists may perform valve procedures like TAVR, mitral clip, valvuloplasty.

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