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The skilled cardiologists of The Heart Center at Mercy, use echocardiograms to assist in the diagnosis of different heart conditions and problems.
An echocardiogram is a scan of the heart, using sound waves to create a picture of your heart as it pumps. It is a procedure that shows the size, shape and overall function of your heart while it pumps blood to the body.
An echocardiogram may be used diagnose heart issues such as arrhythmias, cardiomyopathy, heart defects, valve issues, blood clots and problems with blood flow during stress.
There are a few different types of echocardiograms, but all use sound waves to create an image of your heart. Transthoracic (more commonly known as an echocardiogram or echo), transesophageal and stress echocardiogram. Your doctor will work with you to determine the appropriate type of echocardiogram for you.
The cardiologists at Mercy offer the following types of echocardiogram tests:
A doctor may recommend an echocardiogram if you are experiencing heart problems or symptoms of a heart problem. A doctor may also recommend an echocardiogram to determine if further testing is needed or to monitor an existing heart condition. Your doctor will work with you determine the appropriate type of echocardiogram for you.
The cardiologists of The Heart Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, diagnose and treat heart diseases including coronary artery disease (CAD), heart attack and high blood pressure. Mercy's heart doctors take a comprehensive approach to treating patients through physical examinations and thorough testing using arrhythmic monitoring, cardiac catheterization, cardioversion, consultative cardiology, electrocardiogram (EKG), pacemaker, stress testing and transesophageal echocardiogram (TEE).
Dr. David Kim is the Director of Echocardiography at The Heart Center at Mercy in Baltimore, Maryland.
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