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 Gainesville office is the farthest office from the Atlanta Metropolitan area, located about an hour northeast. The city of Gainesville is in Hall county. The office is located off of Highway 985 onto Jesse Jewell Parkway. Not far from the Gainesville office location is Lake Lanier, which is the closest lake to the city of Atlanta. Adjacent to the office is Northeast Georgia Medical Hospital along Brenau University and Northeast Georgia History Center. Surrounding the suburban area are many restaurants, retail stores, apartment and home communities, and medical practices. We are located in Suite C sharing a building with a couple other practices.
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.