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Cardiology

Cardiology

At the Heart Institute of Florida, we provide a multidisciplinary approach with advanced treatment options and services. Our cardiologists specialize in diagnosing a wide range of cardiovascular conditions including atrial fibrillation, arrhythmia, penetrating atherosclerotic ulcers, and other heart and valve diseases.

Cardiology

5000 W Oakland Park Blvd
Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33313
954-735-6000

doctor with patient

Cardiology Services at Florida Medical Center

  • Cardiac Catheterization Lab
    • Coronary and left ventricular digital angiography
    • Right and left heart catheterization
    • Balloon angioplasty
    • Rotational and directional atherectomy
    • Stent implantation thrombectomy carotid angiography and stenting
    • Peripheral angiography and intervention
    • Structural heart — atrial septal defect (ASD), patent foramen ovale (PFO), balloon valvuloplasty, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and MitraClip™
  • Electrophysiology: our cardiovascular care team includes electrophysiologists who specialize in heart rhythm disorders. They can help diagnose your irregular heartbeat and help you find the right treatments, which may include medication or an implanted device like a pacemaker.
    • Brand new, sophisticated EP Laboratory
    • Advanced imaging to minimize radiation exposure without sacrificing image quality
    • Modern 3D mapping system for complex ablation cases
    • Operating Room setting to help minimize implant infection risk
    • Dedicated EP-trained nursing/technician personnel
    • All board-certified, experienced electrophysiologists
  • Treatments for Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)
    • Convergent Procedure: a new, minimally invasive procedure that combines the best of electrophysiology and cardiac surgery treatments to help restore normal heart rhythm for long-time sufferers of AFib.
    • Maze Surgery
    • WATCHMAN Implant to help reduce AFib stroke risk
  • Nonsurgical Procedures
    • Electrical cardioversion: application of an electrical shock to the chest in an attempt to reset the heart’s rhythm.
    • Catheter ablation: inserting a thin, flexible tube (the catheter) to reach the heart by way of the blood vessels.
  • Additional Cardiovascular Procedures
    • Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery, such as balloon valvuloplasty
    • Heart Valve Replacement
    • Aortic Dissection