We found 4 interventional cardiologists who accept BlueSelect Everyday Health 1443 near Clermont, FL.

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Dr. Karan Gaddam Reddy, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
835 7th Street; #4
Clermont, FL
 

Dr. Karan Reddy's areas of specialization are adult cardiology, interventional cardiology, and nuclear cardiology. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 1.5 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Reddy is a graduate of Osmania University and Kakatiya Medical College and a graduate of Henry Ford Hospital's residency program. He is affiliated with Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center.

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Dr. Roberto L Torres-Aguiar, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
255 Citrus Tower Boulevard; Suite 101
Clermont, FL
 

Dr. Roberto Torres-Aguiar works as a cardiologist and interventional cardiologist in Clermont, FL, Orlando, FL, and Winter Park, FL. His hospital/clinic affiliations include South Lake Hospital and Osceola Regional Medical Center. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Torres-Aguiar attended Autonomous University of Barcelona Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Norwalk Hospital for residency. He speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Nuclear Stress Test, Stress Echo, Pulmonary Valve Disease, Heart Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Saiyed Aonali Mohib, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
3101 Citrus Tower Boulevard
Clermont, FL
 

Dr. Saiyed Mohib specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. After attending Aga Khan University Medical College for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Mohib is affiliated with South Lake Hospital and Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center.

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Dr. Osama F Al-Suleiman, MD
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
821 Oakley Seaver Drive
Clermont, FL
 

Dr. Osama Al-Suleiman works as an interventional cardiologist in Clermont, FL. The average patient rating for Dr. Al-Suleiman is 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Al-Suleiman's education and training includes medical school at the University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Al-Suleiman is professionally affiliated with South Lake Hospital and Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center.

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What is Interventional Cardiology?

Interventional cardiology is the treatment of heart disease without surgery, through the use of catheters. Primarily this is via a procedure called cardiac catheterization, where a long, thin, flexible tube, called a catheter, is threaded through a vein or artery up towards the heart. The catheter can be used to inject dye for x-rays, open narrowed artery walls, widen heart valves, place stents, or perform other tests and procedures.

Cardiology is a large specialty, and covers many diseases and disorders of the heart as well as several different kinds of treatments. What makes interventional cardiologists special is their ability to use minimally invasive procedures to treat heart disease. Interventional cardiologists may treat coronary artery disease and peripheral artery disease, where blood vessels become narrowed or blocked. They also may repair or replace damaged heart valves.

During a cardiac catheterization, the interventional cardiologist inserts the catheter into a blood vessel through a small incision in the groin or arm. It is then threaded to the blocked artery or into the heart, where tiny tools can be passed through the tube. These tools are used to perform percutaneous coronary interventions, or procedures done to the heart and arteries via catheter. Procedures may include:
  • Angioplasty, or opening of blocked arteries, often via the inflation of a balloon
  • Atherectomy, the physical cutting away of plaque buildup
  • Stenting, the placement of metal springs to hold artery walls open
  • Heart valve repair or replacement
  • Closure of holes in the heart

That these procedures can be performed without the pain and recovery time of traditional surgery is truly amazing.
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