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Procedures

Specialist Cardiology doctors are able to perform a wide range treatment and procedures related to cardiac medicine.

Coronary Angiography

Coronary angiography is considered the most accurate test to assess the coronary arteries.

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Coronary Stenting

A coronary stent is a tube-shaped device placed in the coronary arteries that supply blood to the heart, to keep the arteries open in the treatment of coronary heart disease.

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Patent Foramen Ovale Closure

A patent foramen ovale (PFO) is a hole in the heart that didn't close the way it should after birth. A patent foramen ovale is often discovered during tests for other problems.

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Atrial Septal Defect Closure

Atrial septal defect (ASD) is a congenital heart defect in which blood flows between the atria (upper chambers) of the heart.

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Left Atrial Appendage Closure

Left atrial appendage occlusion is a treatment strategy to prevent blood clot formation in patients suffering from atrial fibrillation (AF).

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Rotablator Rotational Atherectomy

Rotational atherectomy involves inserting a small drill into the coronary arteries to grind up plaque and increase blood flow to the heart. 

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TAVI

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) is used to treat severe Aortic Stenosis, a condition in which the aortic valve becomes narrowed, obstructing the outflow of blood from the heart and thereby requiring the heart to work harder to pump blood around the body.

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Renal Denervation

Renal sympathetic denervation (RSDN), or renal denervation (RDN), is a minimally invasive, endovascular catheter based procedure using radiofrequency ablation or ultrasound ablation aimed at treating resistant hypertension (high blood pressure not controlled by medication).

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Implantable loop recorder

The implantable loop recorder (ILR) is a subcutaneous, single-lead, electrocardiographic (ECG) monitoring device used for diagnosis in patients with recurrent unexplained episodes of palpitations or syncope, for long-term monitoring in patients at risk for or with documented atrial fibrillation (AF).

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