Cardiology Services in New Bedford, MA
South Coast Cardiology and Primary Care offers a wide range of services for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Read more about our primary care procedures and treatment options on this page.
A cardiologist consultation is typically requested by your primary physician when he or she determines that you may have a heart or related illness or high cholesterol. This may also include situations where you or your regular physician suggests you have a second opinion.
A cardiologist is a doctor that specializes in finding, treating and preventing diseases of the heart and blood vessels. The initial consultation often involves a physical examination, a review of patient records and medical history, and possible diagnostic testing. Your cardiologist will help you understand the risks and prevention of heart disease and hypertension.