Heart Disease Diagnosis and Treatment
Heart Disease Tests and Diagnosis
Your cardiologist may conduct a variety of cardiac tests to gather important information about your heart and circulation. We treat all types of heart disease from serious heart attacks to chronic heart conditions such as atrial fibrillation (AFib) to heart failure and valve replacement. With locations across Arkansas, you will be able to find a doctor or clinic close to you that will make sure you get the care you need for a healthy heart.
Heart Disease Treatments and Procedures
If you are diagnosed with a heart disease, our heart doctors will develop a treatment plan for you that may include medication, lifestyle changes or surgery. We will share that treatment plan with your primary care provider so that all the doctors you see will know what care you are getting. With locations across Arkansas, you will be able to find a doctor or clinic close to you that can make sure you get the care you need for a healthy heart.
Atherectomy involves techniques similar to those used for angioplasty. The difference is that atherectomy uses special tools to remove the plaque buildup from the artery wall.
A stent is a tiny wire mesh tube. It props open an artery and is left there permanently.