You Are Scheduled for an Echocardiogram – Here is What to Expect

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: October 18, 2022

An echocardiogram is a type of diagnostic test that uses sound waves to create a visual representation of the heart live and in action, pumping and beating. It can be performed by your doctor or a technician in the office if it is suspected that something is amiss with your heart’s valves or if you

Varicose Veins and Circulation Issues

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: September 20, 2022

One of the most asked questions many ask is – Were my varicose veins caused by poor circulation? The simple answer is no. Poor circulation can be a symptom of vein disease, but it is not the actual cause. Poor circulation is a symptom that we should pay attention to. Signs of lack of circulation

Interventional Cardiology in Tampa, Florida

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: July 12, 2022

Interventional Cardiology When it comes to matters of the heart, on a physical level, treatments can seem overwhelming and even frightening. Receiving a diagnosis that requires further evaluation and treatment doesn’t need to be scary. At Tampa Cardio, we are here to walk you through everything one step at a time. The prevalent treatment commonly

An Echocardiogram – The Experience

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On: May 13, 2022

Scheduled for an echocardiogram? Find out what you can expect. A medical test known as an echocardiogram uses sound waves to create images of the heart’s pumping action and beating. It’s commonly performed by doctors to check for signs of heart disease. Aside from being used to diagnose a heart condition, it can also be

3D Echocardiogram Technology at Tampa Cardiovascular Associates – VIDEO

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: March 4, 2022

Tampa Cardiovascular Associates offers the world’s leading state-of-the-art medical technology. When it comes to caring for your heart you deserve the best the medical world has to offer. That is why we take the time to keep up to date with every advancement so that we remain a cutting-edge facility here in the Tampa Bay

What to Expect During an Echocardiogram with Tampa Cardio

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On: January 14, 2022

If your doctor has scheduled an echocardiogram for you as a diagnostic tool to help zero in on what is going on with your heart health it is, as with any medical procedure, nice to know ahead of time what to expect. At Tampa Cardiovascular Associates we want our patients to feel as at ease

What Do Stress Tests Really Reveal? Tampa Cardio Answers the Question

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: September 7, 2021

If you or your doctor suspect issues with your cardiovascular system you may be asked to take a stress test. A stress test is a series of measurements taken during exercise. It is designed to cause your heart to work and pump harder than at rest in a controlled environment. It is focused on finding

Having an Echocardiogram? Learn What You Can Expect

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: February 15, 2021

Has your cardiologist scheduled an echocardiogram in your near future? If so, you may be wondering what to expect. An echocardiogram is a diagnostic test using sonar (sound waves) to produces live images of your heart beating and pumping blood. Echocardiograms are often recommended by doctors instances, but most often when issues with your heart

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia syndrome – Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: January 21, 2021

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia syndrome – Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome is known as POTS for short. It is a disorder in which when attempting to stand from a seated position most of the blood will remain in your lower body. Because of this your heart rate immediately goes up. In most people

Cardiac Catheter Information All Patients Should Know

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: August 26, 2020

If your cardiologist needs to get a close look inside of your hearts blood vessels, they will use a special x-ray known as an angiogram. Dye is inserted using a thin hollow tube known as a catheter. This is what cardiac catheterization is. It is used to check for heart diseases such as coronary artery