Patient Education

At Southcoast Cardiology, we believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have provided some information on common medical topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. 

As always, if you would like to speak to an experienced staff member, please feel free to call us so we may answer any questions or concerns.

Please read our Disclaimer before reviewing this information. Any information provided on this website should not be considered medical advice or a substitute as a consultation by Southcoast Cardology and Primary Care. As always, if you have a medical  concern or problem, please contact us for diagnosis and treatment.

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Southcoast Cardiology and Primary Care
... I've been referred Scheduled for diagnostic testing Scheduled for a procedure Common Requests Request lab results Request medical records Patient forms See financial policy Helpful links Common Diseases Angina Primary Care Hypertension Heart Disease Aortic Stenosis Heart Attack Atrial Fibrillation Obesity Stroke Heart Failure High Cholesterol Cardiology Arrhythmia Mitral Valve Prolapse Cardiomyopathy Diabetes For more info about Cardiology click here...

Diagnostic Testing
... Electrophysiology Studies Electrophysiology studies, or EPS, is used to identify the cause of an abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia)...

Cardiologist
... Some of the heart conditions they're licensed to treat include: Angina Valvular Heart Disease Coronary Artery Disease Aortic Stenosis Heart Attack High Blood Pressure Diabetes Atrial Fibrillation Stroke Weight-Related Problems Heart Failure High Cholesterol Arrhythmia Mitral Valve Prolapse Cardiomyopathy For more information on what makes Southcoast Cardiology and Primary Care cardiologists the heart experts you can trust right here in New Bedford, MA, call (774) 992-7499 today!

Heart Disease
...Blood vessel diseases like coronary artery disease, and heart rhythm diseases like arrhythmias, are just two of the many conditions under the heart disease label...

Treatment Options for Heart Disease
... Heart Disease Treatments There are many different types of heart disease including: Heart attack Heart valve disease Arrhythmia Stroke Heart failure Coronary Artery Disease The type of medications we recommend will depend on the type of heart disease you have...

Heart Rhythm Conditions
... Arrhythmia Arrhythmia is a problem with the rhythm of the heartbeat-beating too fast, too slow, or with an irregular rhythm...