We found 4 interventional cardiologists who accept Humana Basic 6850/HMO Premier near Jupiter, FL.

Filter By:
Showing 1-4 of 4
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
600 University Boulevard; Suite 200
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Chauncey Crandall is an adult cardiology and interventional cardiology specialist in Jupiter, FL and West Palm Beach, FL. He graduated from Technical University of Santiago (UTESA) and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Yale University. Dr. Crandall's clinical interests include lung transplant, heart transplant, and coronary angioplasty (PTCA). He is rated highly by his patients. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Crandall's distinctions include: South Florida Super Doctors and Boca Raton Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Angiogram, Heart Transplant, Atherectomy, Cardioversion, Electrocardiogram, Lung Transplant, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
1210 South Old Dixie Highway; Suite 104
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Augusto Villa is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He works in Jupiter, FL. Dr. Villa has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He 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 has received the following distinctions: US News & World Report Top Doctors; Top Doctors, Interventional Cardiology Castle Connolly; and Palm Beach Magazine Top Doctors. Dr. Villa is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
4601 Military Trail; Suite 207
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Yves Janin's medical specialty is adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. The average patient rating for Dr. Janin is 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Eastern Virginia Medical School, Dr. Janin attended medical school at American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Janin is conversant in French.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
500 University Boulevard; Suite 208
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Rahul Aggarwal specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology and practices in Jupiter, FL. Dr. Aggarwal is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He studied medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Insurance

New Patients

Reviews

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Research

Online Communication

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Years Since Graduation

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.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.