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We found 4 cardiologists who accept Humana Simplicity HMO near Janesville, WI.

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Dr. Karuna Chilukuri, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
1000 Mineral Point Avenue
Janesville, WI
 

Dr. Karuna Chilukuri is an adult cardiology specialist. These areas are among her clinical interests: nuclear scan, women's heart disease, and echocardiogram (echo). Dr. Chilukuri is affiliated with Mercy Health System. She graduated from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER) and then she performed her residency at St. John Hospital & Medical Center, Detroit. She is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Women's Heart Disease, Echocardiogram, Heart Problems, CT Scan, Nuclear Scan

Dr. Thomas R Stoiber, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
1000 Mineral Point Avenue
Janesville, WI
 

Dr. Thomas Stoiber is an adult cardiology specialist. In his practice, he is particularly interested in tilt table test, holter monitoring, and preventive cardiology. Dr. Stoiber is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin for residency. Dr. Stoiber is professionally affiliated with Mercy Health System.

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Clinical interests: Preventive Cardiology, Holter Monitoring, Tilt Table Test, CT Coronary Angiogram, Stress Testing, ... (Read more)

Dr. Eugene A Gulliver, PhD, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
1000 Mineral Point Avenue
Janesville, WI
 

Dr. Gene Gulliver works as an adult cardiologist and interventional cardiologist in Janesville, WI. Dr. Gulliver has indicated that his clinical interests include coronary angioplasty with stent and CT angiogram. He is professionally affiliated with Mercy Health System. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin, Dr. Gulliver attended medical school at Medical College of Wisconsin.

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Clinical interests: Coronary Angioplasty with Stent, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Transthoracic Echocardiography, ... (Read more)

Dr. Paul D Volkert, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
1000 Mineral Point Avenue
Janesville, WI
 

Dr. Paul Volkert sees patients in Janesville, WI. His medical specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. In his practice, Dr. Volkert focuses on pacemaker implantation, peripheral vascular interventions, and cardiac catheterization. He is affiliated with Mercy Health System. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He attended medical school at Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Volkert's training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin.

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Clinical interests: Pacemaker Implantation, Peripheral Vascular Interventions, Cardiac Catheterization

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What is Cardiology?

Cardiology is the study of the heart and blood vessels, and a cardiologist makes sure they are functioning well. Patients see cardiologists for many issues affecting the circulatory system, including:
  • Hypertension, or high blood pressure
  • Heart attack prevention and treatment
  • Congestive Heart Failure, where the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the needs of the body
  • Heart transplant evaluation and care after surgery
  • Peripheral vascular disease, where arteries in the limbs narrow and reduce blood flow
  • Aneurysm, or a swelling in the blood vessels
  • Coronary Artery Disease, where the blood vessels delivering oxygen and nutrients to the heart become blocked

After performing a physical exam, a cardiologist may order a number of imaging tests in order to get a better understanding of what disease or complication might be causing problems in the heart and blood vessels. Some of these might include:
  • An electrocardiogram, which checks the heart’s electrical activity
  • X-rays to see tissues more clearly
  • Cardiac catheterization, where a small tube is directed into the heart to test pressure, oxygen levels, and blood flow

Although some cardiologists provide primary care, cardiologists more typically work as consultants to primary care physicians when a heart issue comes up. Cardiologists do not perform surgery, but they can perform “interventional” procedures, such as balloon angioplasty (where a balloon is used to stretch open narrowed veins) or stent placement to keep blood flowing.