We found 7 nuclear cardiology providers who accept United Healthcare HSA near Grapevine, TX.

Dr. Vikas Chandra Jain, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
1643 Lancaster Drive; Suite 203
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Vikas Jain is a physician who specializes in adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology. His areas of expertise include the following: coronary angiogram, intensive care, and coronary angioplasty (PTCA). Dr. Jain's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. His practice is open to new patients. Dr. Jain attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans.

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Clinical interests: Peripheral Angiogram, Cardiomyopathy, Cardiac Stress Testing, Nuclear Stress Test, Stress Echo, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
415 E Southlake Boulevard; Suite 101
Southlake, TX
 

Dr. Michael Mitchell practices adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology. He graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Mitchell has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Mitchell is affiliated with HeartPlace and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. His practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
415 E Southlake Boulevard; Suite 101
Southlake, TX
 

Dr. Ali Moustapha works as an adult cardiologist, interventional cardiologist, and nuclear cardiology specialist in Bedford, TX and Southlake, TX. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Moustapha attended medical school at American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Lebanese. He is affiliated with Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. He is accepting new patients.

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Dr. David Murray Scherer, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
1600 W. College Street; #680
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. David Scherer's areas of specialization are adult cardiology, interventional cardiology, and nuclear cardiology; he sees patients in Grapevine, TX and Flower Mound, TX. Dr. Scherer's areas of expertise include coronary angiogram, intensive care, and coronary angioplasty (PTCA). He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He studied medicine at Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health.

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Dr. Jagadish Puppala, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
1643 Lancaster Drive; Suite 203
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Jagadish Puppala's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Puppala's hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle, and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. He takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Siddhartha Medical College, he performed his residency at Geisinger Medical Center and Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

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Dr. Randall Stanton Hall, DO
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
1650 W College Street
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. Randall Hall is a specialist in adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology. He works in Keller, TX, Grapevine, TX, and North Richland Hills, TX. Dr. Hall graduated from the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. In his practice, he is particularly interested in invasive cardiology and transesophageal echocardiography (TEE). He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Cardiovascular Consultants.

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Clinical interests: Invasive Cardiology, Transesophageal Echocardiography

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
3801 William D Tate Avenue; Suite 850
Grapevine, TX
 

Dr. John Osborne works as a cardiologist and nuclear cardiology specialist. The average patient rating for Dr. Osborne is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Dr. Osborne attended medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College.

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What is Nuclear Cardiology?

Nuclear cardiology is the use of safe, small amounts of radioactive material, called tracers, to take very accurate pictures or video of the heart. Nuclear cardiology can not only provide excellent images of the heart muscle, but it can also tell doctors about the function and health of the heart. That is to say, nuclear cardiology doesn’t just examine what the heart looks like, it sees how well the heart muscle is working. It’s very useful for diagnosing heart disease, identifying damage from a heart attack, or evaluating if a patient’s treatments are working well enough.

During a nuclear cardiology exam, the tracer is injected into a vein and taken up by the heart. Then a special camera, called a gamma camera, takes pictures of the tracer moving within the beating heart. The images can show areas where heart muscle has been damaged or scarred due to a heart attack, or where blood flow within the heart may not be adequate due to blocked arteries.

There are several different kinds of nuclear cardiology tests and each looks at something slightly different. The most commonly used test is called myocardial perfusion. Others include ventriculography, to show the chambers of the heart; PET scans, to monitor blood flow; and MUGA scans, to examine how well the heart is pumping.

Nuclear cardiology tests do not hurt, and do not require anything more than an injection. They are a powerful source of information for patients suffering from heart disease or coronary artery disease.