We found 7 interventional cardiologists who accept Coventry Silver $10 Copay 2750 Carelink HMO 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 is an adult cardiologist and interventional cardiologist in Delray Beach, FL. He is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Carida is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. 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 is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He works in Boynton Beach, FL. He is professionally affiliated with Bethesda Health. Dr. Sidky accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He attended medical school at Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine.

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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 works as a cardiologist and interventional cardiologist. After completing medical school at Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine, he performed his residency at MetroWest Medical Center. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Carrillo-Jimenez has received include Graduated #1 In Medical School Class. and Everest Scholarship Research Award. He is professionally 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 sees patients in Delray Beach, FL. His medical specialty is interventional cardiology. He is affiliated with Bethesda Health. Dr. Awaida graduated from Saint Joseph University of Beirut. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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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 is a physician who specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Daniel attended medical school at Tanta University Faculty of Medicine. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Daniel takes. He 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 is an adult cardiologist and interventional cardiologist in Boynton Beach, FL. Dr. Verma is an in-network provider 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 affiliated with Bethesda Health.

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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 specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He practices in Boca Raton, FL and Delray Beach, FL. He is affiliated with Bethesda Health. Dr. Ullman studied medicine at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. He accepts 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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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.