MOUNTAINEER CARDIOLOGY SERVICES
Non-invasive and Invasive
Transesophageal Echo (TEE)
Transthoracic Echocardiography, or echo, is an office-based examination that uses reflected sound waves to create images of a patient’s heart and blood vessels.
EKG or ECG
An electrocardiogram (EKG, ECG) is a test that measures the electrical signals that control heart rhythm. The test measures how electrical impulses move through…
Cardiac Computed Tomography
CT is a radiographic test that uses X-rays to image the body in multiple “slices” which can be reconstructed in 3-dimensions using computers.
Holter monitors typically store recorded electrocardiogram data within the device. Patients return the Holter monitor to the doctor’s office, where…
Your doctor will be able to treat blockages in the coronary arteries using balloons and stents to stretch or widen the areas of blockage inside the coronary arteries and therefore restore adequate circulation through those arteries.
The ankle-brachial index test is a quick, noninvasive way to check your risk of peripheral artery disease (PAD).
A stress test is an assessment done in two parts. In a very controlled situation, the heart is stressed using either exercise on a treadmill or…