Cardiovascular Group and Northside Hospital are pleased to announce the signing of a Practice Services Agreement, signifying a major leap forward in cardiovascular patient care and clinical leadership in the Atlanta region.
The Cardiovascular Duluth office is located on Pleasant Hill Road coming from either Peachtree Industrial Boulevard or Buford road. Our office is located in Suite 250 inside Northside Hospital. Northeast of the city borders Lake Lanier, which has beaches and parks and is right outside the perimeter of Atlanta. The city of Duluth is located in Gwinnett county, northeast of the Atlanta metropolitan area. Next to our Duluth office is Northside Hospital of Duluth along with several other medical practices throughout the area. Surrounding the urban area are many restaurants, retail stores, apartment communities, churches along with WP Jones Memorial Park located across the street.
Cardiovascular Group offers a variety of services related to the heart which includes surgical and nonsurgical procedures, as well as testing and studies of the heart. A nonsurgical service that Cardiovascular Group offers is Cardiac Catheterization. This nonsurgical procedure involves guiding a catheter to your heart to help diagnose and treat several heart problems.
The testing services offered include Heart Structure tests, Atrial Fibrillation testing, and stress tests. The heart structure tests can measure heart chamber pressures and take x-ray pictures of the left ventricle to diagnose valve disease. Atrial Fibrillation testing, which includes all types of AFib and is treated with the maze procedure. The stress tests are able to help observe blood flow conditions to test for Atrial Fibrillation.
Another service offered by Cardiovascular Group is a Catheter Ablation. This helps lessen atrial fibrillation symptoms. Another treatment that can help lessen atrial fibrillation symptoms, is the Electrical Cardioversion procedure, which is also a service available.
Locations offer an Electrophysiology Study (EP). This study gathers information about the electrical system in the heart to find the cause of heart rhythm problems.
Lastly, for surgical procedures, Cardiovascular Group offers Watchman Implant Procedure or often referred to as the left atrial appendage closure implant. This is the size of a quarter and closes off this part of the heart where blood clots are formed.
All procedures listed can be done in each of our 11 offices in Gwinnett County, northeast of the Atlanta metropolitan area. For any questions regarding the services offered, contact us today by calling any of our 11 locations.