Understanding Atrial Septal Defects: A Cardiologist’s Approach to Treatment

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: May 1, 2024

Atrial septal defect (ASD) is a heart condition that is often detected early in life, though some cases may go unnoticed into adulthood. It involves an opening in the atrial septum, the dividing wall between the two upper chambers of the heart. This hole allows oxygen-rich blood to mix with oxygen-poor blood, leading to various

Diagnostic Cardiac Testing in Tampa Florida

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: March 27, 2024

Diagnostic Cardiac Testing in Tampa Florida Patient comfort is our number one concern at Tampa Cardiovascular Associates. We have the most up-to-date state-of-the-art equipment available. We understand that every patient is unique and will have varying degrees of pain and/or mobility, so we offer a broad range of diagnostic testing methods to do our best

Navigating Cardiovascular Concerns Post-COVID or Vaccination

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: March 15, 2024

Global healthcare has been dramatically reshaped by the COVID-19 pandemic. While the world races to understand the long-term health implications for those who contract the virus or choose to vaccinate, it’s crucial to shed light on the impact of COVID-19 on cardiovascular health. For individuals who have either experienced the virus or have opted for

Unlocking Genetic Factors in Heart Disease

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: March 4, 2024

Many of us may look at the medical histories of our parents and grandparents and occasionally wonder, “Will I have the same fate?” It is a very valid question and one that deserves a look. Nature vs. Nurture For decades, the debate of nature versus nurture has echoed through labs and living rooms alike. When

Why Visit a Cardiologist: What Symptoms You Should Look Out For

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: January 22, 2024

Your heart is the engine that keeps your body going. It pumps blood to all the vital organs and tissues, which keeps you alive. However, heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US, and many people are unaware of the warning signs. If you’re experiencing any heart-related symptoms, it’s best to consult

Understanding Aortic Valve Stenosis: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prognosis

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: December 18, 2023

If you or your loved one has been diagnosed with aortic valve stenosis, you may be feeling overwhelmed and unsure of what to do next. Aortic valve stenosis is a condition that affects the heart’s ability to pump blood efficiently, and it requires medical intervention to manage its symptoms. This article has been written to

A Guide to Cardiovascular Diagnostics in Tampa, Florida

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: November 1, 2023

Taking care of your cardiovascular health is of the utmost importance, and getting the right diagnostic tests is the first step toward ensuring your long-term well-being. At Tampa Cardiovascular Associates, we’re dedicated to providing our patients with state-of-the-art equipment and procedures that are convenient and comfortable. In this blog post, we’ll go through some of

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