Cardiology is the medical specialty that deals with disorders of the heart and blood vessels. Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death in the United States, but early diagnosis, prevention, and treatment can make a lifesaving difference. That's why Schuyler Hospital has joined with Cayuga Heart Institute to provide quality cardiac care . . . close to home. From testing to diagnosis and treatment, these experts in cardiac care put their hearts in to healing yours.
Specialists from the Cayuga Heart Institute are now seeing patients at Schuyler Hospital in the Orthopedics / Surgery / Wound Clinic, at 220 Steuben Street, Montour Falls. The specialists are also on-call should a cardiac emergency arise.
• Follow-ups after heart surgery
• Inpatient consultations
• Evaluation and treatment of: cardiac arrhythmia, coronary artery
disease, congestive heart failure, and vascular heart disease.
Dizzy spells, shortness of breath, or a racing heartbeat could be a sign of something serious. Our tests detect underlying conditions, such as arrhythmias and problems with cardiac blood flow, to help your doctor assess the nature and severity of your disease for diagnosis and treatment.
Diagnostic procedures include:
• Holter monitoring
• Rhythm strips
• Stress tests
For more information or to make an appointment, contact the Cayuga Heart Institute at (607) 269-0100.