HCC - Heart & Vascular Consultants
Heart & Vascular Care Consultants World-Class care, arnheartbeat away. When it comes to cardiac care, seconds count. That’s why it’srngood to know that wherever you find yourself, exceptional coronary andrncirculatory expertise is moments away at a nearby office of Heart & VascularrnCare consultants. At Heart & Vascular Care Consultants, our practitionersrntreat every symptom, from the most commonplace to the most acute, with the samernexacting diagnostic discipline. And we approach every patient and family withrnthe same compassionate concern. It’s never been more important to have anrnexperienced, trusted and responsive cardiologist nearby. Yet even a concern asrncommon as spider veins, varicose veins, leg pain, leg swelling, legrndiscoloration, lymphedema can be the sign of a more critical underlying cardiacrncondition. Heart Catheterization. A now common and useful diagnostic procedure,rnheart catheterization allows your medical team to evaluate the condition ofrnyour heart. This is achieved by inserting a small tube into a blood vessel and injectingrna dye that will allow them to see the flow through your arteries and identifyrnany blockages. In most cases, you will be awake and resting comfortablyrnthroughout, complications are very rare and you will be home that evening.rnPreparation for this procedure is simple and begins 12 hours beforehand. YourrnHeart & Vascular Care doctor or nurse-practitioner will provide completerninstructions beforehand.