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We found 7 interventional cardiologists who accept Coventry Catastrophic near Delray Beach, FL.

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Dr. Robert Vito Carida II, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
5150 Linton Boulevard; Suite 220
Delray Beach, FL
 

Dr. Robert Carida practices adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Carida is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Bethesda Health.

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Dr. Rodolfo Carrillo Jimenez, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Other
5130 Linton Boulevard; Suite A-1
Delray Beach, FL
 

Dr. Rodolfo Carrillo-Jimenez is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He works in Boynton Beach, FL and Delray Beach, FL. Dr. Carrillo-Jimenez honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at MetroWest Medical Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Carrillo-Jimenez include: Graduated #1 In Medical School Class. and Everest Scholarship Research Award. He is affiliated with Bethesda Health. Dr. Carrillo-Jimenez is open to new patients.

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Dr. Jean Pierre Stephan Awaida, MD
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
4800 Linton Boulevard; Suite D501
Delray Beach, FL
 

Dr. Jean-Pierre Awaida specializes in interventional cardiology. Dr. Awaida accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Saint Joseph University of Beirut. He is affiliated with Bethesda Health.

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Dr. Adel M Sidky, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
323 Se 23rd Avenue
Boynton Beach, FL
 

Dr. Adel Sidky's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He is affiliated with Bethesda Health. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Sidky studied medicine at Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine.

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Dr. George Kamel Daniel, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2623 South Seacrest Boulevard; Suite 210
Boynton Beach, FL
 

Dr. George Daniel's specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He studied medicine at Tanta University Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Daniel is affiliated with Bethesda Health.

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Dr. Anil Kumar Girish Verma, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2580 S Seacrest Boulevard
Boynton Beach, FL
 

Dr. Anil Verma specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He is professionally affiliated with Bethesda Health. Dr. Verma is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Robert Lawrence Ullman, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
6274 Linton Boulevard; Suite 104
Delray Beach, FL
 

Dr. Robert Ullman's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He is affiliated with Bethesda Health. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Ullman graduated from the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine.

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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.