Cardiologists treat diseases and disorders of the heart and circulatory system. ProMedica Physician cardiologists provide a wide range of medical care including diagnostic procedures such as heart catheterizations, angioplasty and stent insertions.
They also perform non-invasive testing such as nuclear stress testing, echocardiograms, and Holter and cardiac event monitoring. These tests help to identify blockage, valve and rhythm problems.
In addition, cardiologists consult with patients on treatment options which can vary from drug therapy to simple lifestyle changes.