Patient Education

Cardiac Catheterization

A cardiac catheterization allows the doctor to study how well your heart pumps blood and to examine the coronary arteries and heart valves.
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MUGA Scan

The MUGA scan is a Nuclear Medicine imaging study used to assess the function of the heart. This scan produces a moving image of the…
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Nuclear Stress Test

A nuclear stress test uses a radioactive pharmaceutical to image the heart before and after a stress test. This test checks for blockages in the…
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Stress Echocardiogram

A stress echo combines an echocardiogram with a stress test. It allows your doctor to learn how well your heart works when it is made…
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Transesophageal Echo (TEE)

A transesophageal Echo or TEE, is a procedure that uses ultrasound to examine the heart. This test uses a special ultrasound probe that is inserted…
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Treadmill Stress Test

A stress test can be used to test for heart disease. Stress tests are tests performed by a doctor and/or trained technician to determine the…
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