The number one killer in the United States, cardiovascular disease affects the heart and blood vessels. Our experts can identify, treat and help you manage cardiac conditions.
An echocardiogram is a test that uses sound waves to create a moving picture of the heart.
This type of monitor will record your heart rhythm during your everyday activities. For this test, you will wear a portable EKG machine. You will have the monitor for 24 or 48 hours.
Nuclear cardiology tests can determine if areas of the heart muscle are receiving good or poor blood supply.
Stress echocardiography is a test that uses ultrasound imaging to determine how the heart muscles respond to stress. It is mainly used to diagnose and evaluate coronary artery disease.
John E Bernhardson, MD, MBA, FACP
Cutting out just one cigarette a day can lower a smoker's risk of a heart attack. But if you stop smoking completely, in a year your risk of heart disease will be just half that of a smoker's. Get your heart tested today. Call 507-794-3571 to make an appointment.
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