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We found 5 providers with an interest in heart failure and who accept Gold Navigate Plus 1000 near Berlin, NJ.

Dr. Raghunandan Dudda Dudda Subramanya, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
2309 Evesham Road; Vmg Cardiology Office
Voorhees, NJ
 

Dr. Raghunandan Subramanya practices adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology. Dr. Subramanya's clinical interests include renal angioplasty, renal artery stenosis, and coronary angioplasty (PTCA). He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He graduated from M.S. Ramaiah Medical College. Dr. Subramanya is professionally affiliated with Virtua Voorhees Hospital.

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All Interests: Renal Angioplasty, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Heart Problems, Heart Stent Placement, Peripheral ... (Read more)

Dr. David A O Neil, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
443 Laurel Oak Drive; Suite 130
Voorhees, NJ
 

Dr. David O'Neil's medical specialty is adult cardiology. He studied medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. O'Neil trained at Georgetown University Hospital. Areas of expertise for Dr. O'Neil include mitral valve prolapse, rheumatic heart disease, and dobutamine stress echo. Dr. O'Neil accepts several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. His professional affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Methodist Hospital.

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All Interests: Rheumatic Heart Disease, Atrial Fibrillation, Atrial Septal Defect, Endocarditis, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Adolescent Medicine, Geriatrics
160 S White Horse Pike
Berlin, NJ
 

Dr. Joseph Hassman's medical specialty is family medicine, geriatrics (elderly care), and adolescent medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Hassman include warts, thyroid problems, and cardiac risk reduction. He is affiliated with Kennedy Health System and Virtua Voorhees Hospital. Before completing his residency at Parkview Hospital, Dr. Hassman attended medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Hassman accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more.

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All Interests: Warts, Ankle Sprain, Athlete's Foot, Diabetes Management, Incontinence, Rheumatoid Arthritis, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Family Medicine
175 Cross Keys Road; #300a
Berlin, NJ
 

Dr. Richard Mauriello's medical specialty is family medicine. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Areas of expertise for Dr. Mauriello include warts, thyroid problems, and cardiac risk reduction. Dr. Mauriello is affiliated with Kennedy Health System. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He attended medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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All Interests: Warts, Ankle Sprain, Athlete's Foot, Diabetes Management, Incontinence, Rheumatoid Arthritis, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Family Medicine
175 Cross Keys Road
Berlin, NJ
 

Dr. Chris Colopinto practices family medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: post-polio syndrome (PPS), warts, and ankle sprain. Dr. Colopinto is professionally affiliated with Kennedy Health System. United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and United Healthcare POS are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Colopinto accepts. Dr. Colopinto is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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All Interests: Warts, Ankle Sprain, Athlete's Foot, Eczema, Diabetes Management, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Eating ... (Read more)

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What is Heart Failure?

Heart failure is a progressive disease where the heart muscle isn’t able to pump as effectively as it needs to. When a patient has heart failure, not enough blood is reaching the cells of the body to supply needed amounts of oxygen.

At the onset of heart failure, the body compensates for the reduced blood flow by enlarging the heart muscle, making the heart beat faster, or narrowing the blood vessels to increase blood pressure. Because the body is so adept at compensating for the early stages of heart failure, many people do not notice symptoms until they have been sick for some time. This is one reason annual check-ups are important, especially if you have any risk factors for heart disease. Symptoms a person might feel as heart failure progresses include fatigue, breathlessness, a rapid heartbeat, or swelling in the feet and legs.

A doctor can check for heart failure using blood tests, x-rays, an electrocardiogram, or an exercise stress test. If heart failure is diagnosed, lifestyle modifications such as weight loss, exercise, sodium restriction, and avoiding alcohol and cigarettes are recommended in order to protect the heart. There are a large number of medications on the market that used to treat heart failure, in several different classes. Some of these are ACE inhibitors, beta blockers, and statin drugs. Although it’s not as common, surgery will sometimes be recommended for heart failure, for example if a patient needs a transplant or bypass surgery.