We found 12 providers with an interest in heart problems near Longmont, CO.

Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2030 Mountain View Avenue; Suite 300
Longmont, CO
 

Dr. Jon Sherman is an adult critical care, adult cardiology, and interventional cardiology specialist in Longmont, CO. He is especially interested in heart failure, pacemaker, and echocardiogram (echo). Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Sherman honors Blue Shield, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medicare insurance. Dr. Sherman studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. His training includes residency programs at Baylor University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver. He has received the following distinction: Southern California Super Doctors 2008. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Sherman is affiliated with Centura Health.

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Relevant Interests: , heart problems, heart failure

All Interests: Nuclear Stress Test, Echocardiogram, Heart Problems, Pacemaker, Heart Failure

UCHealth - Mark Douthit MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
2030 Mountain View Avenue; Suite 540
Longmont, CO
 

Dr. Mark Douthit is a chest surgeon. He attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Baylor University Medical Center. Dr. Douthit's average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Douthit accepts. He is professionally affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Relevant Interests: , heart problems

All Interests: Vascular Surgery Procedures, Heart Problems, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, Minimally ... (Read more)

UCHealth - John Stathis MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
1925 W Mountain View Avenue
Longmont, CO
 

Dr. John Stathis is an adult cardiology and interventional cardiology specialist. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Guadalajara, University Center of Health Sciences and residency at a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Stathis honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He is professionally affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Relevant Interests: , arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), heart valve disease, angina, cardiomyopathy, heart attack, congenital heart disease, coronary artery disease

All Interests: Cardiomyopathy, Heart Valve Disease, Heart Attack, Peripheral Artery Disease, Congenital Heart ... (Read more)

UCHealth - Thomas Matthew MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology
2030 Mountain View Avenue; Suite 540
Longmont, CO
 

Dr. Thomas Matthew specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and cardiology (heart disease). Dr. Matthew is professionally affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth). Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Matthew honors. He graduated from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. For his professional training, Dr. Matthew completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Virginia.

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Relevant Interests: , heart problems

All Interests: Vascular Surgery Procedures, Heart Problems, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, Minimally ... (Read more)

UCHealth - Linda Backup MD
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
1925 W Mountain View Avenue
Longmont, CO
 

Dr. Linda Backup specializes in interventional cardiology and practices in Longmont, CO. She is affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth). Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with Oregon Health & Science University, Dr. Backup attended the University of Washington School of Medicine. She is rated highly by her patients. Dr. Backup is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Relevant Interests: , arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), heart valve disease, angina, cardiomyopathy, heart attack, congenital heart disease, coronary artery disease

All Interests: Cardiomyopathy, Heart Valve Disease, Heart Attack, Congenital Heart Disease, Arrhythmias, Angina, ... (Read more)

UCHealth - Kaitlin Mossberg PA-C
Specializes in Cardiology
1925 W Mountain View Avenue
Longmont, CO
 

Ms. Kaitlin Mossberg works as a cardiologist in Longmont, CO. She is affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Relevant Interests: , arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), heart failure, angina, heart attack, cardiomyopathy, coronary artery disease

All Interests: Arrhythmias, Angina, Heart Attack, Aneurysm, Cardiac Catheterization, Heart Failure, Hypertension, ... (Read more)

UCHealth - Adriana Lorenzo NP
Specializes in Family Medicine, Cardiology
1925 W Mountain View Avenue
Longmont, CO
 

Ms. Adriana Lorenzo practices family medicine and cardiology (heart disease). She honors Medicare insurance. She is affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Relevant Interests: , arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), angina, coronary artery disease

All Interests: Arrhythmias, Angina, Hypertension, Coronary Artery Disease

UCHealth - Sue Meyer MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1925 W Mountain View Avenue
Longmont, CO
 

Dr. Sue Meyer's area of specialization is general internal medicine. She graduated from the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver. Dr. Meyer takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is professionally affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Relevant Interests: , heart problems

All Interests: Depression, Type 2 Diabetes, Metabolism, Men's Health Issues, Nutrition Issues, Hypertension, Heart ... (Read more)

UCHealth - Julie Fischer MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1925 W. Mountain View Avenue
Longmont, CO
 

Dr. Julie Fischer practices family medicine. She graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Kaiser Permanente Riverside Medical Center. Dr. Fischer is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. She is professionally affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Relevant Interests: , heart problems

All Interests: Men's Health Issues, Hypertension, Heart Problems, Women's Health Issues

Mark A Farina, MS
1950 Mountain View Avenue
Longmont, CO
 

Mr. Mark Farina completed his residency training at Norwalk Hospital. Mr. Farina has indicated that his clinical interests include arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats). His professional affiliations include Children's Hospital Colorado and the University Physicians.

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Relevant Interests: , arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), cardiomyopathy, congenital heart disease

All Interests: Arrhythmias, Cardiomyopathy, Congenital Heart Disease

Dr. Stephanie M Dettlebach, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1925 Mountain View Avenue
Longmont, CO
 

Dr. Stephanie Dettlebach practices family medicine. She attended Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Barberton Citizen's Hospital. On average, patients gave her a rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Dettlebach is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. She is professionally affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Relevant Interests: , heart problems

All Interests: Thyroid Problems, Heart Problems, Type 2 Diabetes, Women's Health Issues, Hypertension

Mark D Malone
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1925 Mountain View Avenue
Longmont, CO
 

Mr. Mark Malone practices general internal medicine in Longmont, CO. Mr. Malone is affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Relevant Interests: , heart problems

All Interests: Knee Problems, Heart Problems, Type 2 Diabetes, Shoulder Injury, Joint Problems, Men's Health ... (Read more)

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What are Heart Problems?

The heart is one of the most important organs in the body. This smooth muscle expands and contracts rhythmically our entire lifetime, pumping blood to our lungs and then to every other cell in our body. When heart problems occur, it becomes difficult for the body to get the nutrients and oxygen it needs via the blood. So while there are a variety of illnesses and disorders that affect the heart, most of them make you feel weak, tired, and short of breath. The most common heart conditions include heart disease, angina, arrhythmia, and valve disorders.

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women. This includes coronary artery disease, heart attacks, congestive heart failure, and congenital heart disease. Some conditions, such as genetics, cannot be controlled. But there are many other things you can do to lower your risk for heart disease. Controlling high blood pressure and cholesterol levels, reducing or stopping smoking, exercising more and losing weight if needed, and eating a diet low in sodium can all protect your heart.

Angina is a squeezing type of chest pain that happens when the muscles around your heart don’t get enough oxygen. It can be regular or infrequent. Usually, angina is caused by coronary heart disease. However, not all chest pain is angina. Chest pain can also be caused by a lung infection or panic attack, for example, so it is important to have any sudden pain checked.

Arrhythmia is the word for when the heart beats too fast, too slow, or irregularly with skipped beats. It can feel frightening, and depending on the type it can be dangerous, but in most cases arrhythmia is not serious and can be treated. It is very common, especially in older adults.

Heart valve problems can happen in any one of the the heart’s four valves that keep blood flowing where it needs to go. Babies can be born with problems in their heart valves, or valves can be damaged by infections. The valves can stiffen and become less mobile, or they can stop closing properly and ‘leak’ when the heart beats. Valve problems can usually be repaired surgically.
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