We found 8 interventional cardiologists near Green Bay, WI.

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Dr. William T Witmer, MD
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
2845 Greenbrier Road; Suite 310
Green Bay, WI
 

Dr. William Witmer specializes in interventional cardiology. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Dr. Witmer performed his residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. His professional affiliations include Aurora Medical Center in Manitowoc County and Aurora BayCare Medical Center.

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
744 S Webster Avenue; 2nd Floor
Green Bay, WI
 

Dr. Paul Hudson practices interventional cardiology. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Hudson graduated from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School.

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
1821 S Webster Avenue
Green Bay, WI
 

Dr. Zhaowei Ai is a specialist in interventional cardiology. He is conversant in Mandarin. Dr. Ai attended medical school at Shanghai Medical University. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Dr. David W Mathias, MD
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
2845 Greenbrier Road; Suite 310
Green Bay, WI
 

Dr. David Mathias' area of specialization is interventional cardiology. He attended medical school at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine. Dr. Mathias trained at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin for his residency. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Mathias honors. His professional affiliations include Aurora Medical Center in Manitowoc County and Aurora BayCare Medical Center.

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Dr. Scott T Weslow, MD
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology, Hospital Medicine
2845 Greenbrier Road; Suite 310
Green Bay, WI
 

Dr. Scott Weslow specializes in interventional cardiology and hospital medicine (hospitalist). Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Weslow accepts. Dr. Weslow studied medicine at New York Medical College. He is professionally affiliated with Aurora Medical Center in Manitowoc County and Aurora BayCare Medical Center.

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Dr. Matthew A Schmidt, MD
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
2845 Greenbrier Road; Suite 310
Green Bay, WI
 

Dr. Matthew Schmidt's medical specialty is interventional cardiology. His professional affiliations include Aurora Medical Center in Manitowoc County and Aurora BayCare Medical Center. Dr. Schmidt accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Medical College of Wisconsin and residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin.

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
1727 Shawano Avenue
Green Bay, WI
 

Dr. J. Hansen practices interventional cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm) in Green Bay, WI. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago.

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology, Internal Medicine
1727 Shawano Avenue
Green Bay, WI
 

Dr. Simil Gala's medical specialty is interventional cardiology. He graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to 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.
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