Interventional cardiologists perform angioplasty, which is an intervention treatment of coronary artery disease.
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGIST?
A medical professional who specializes in the branch of cardiology that particularly deals with the catheter based treatment of heart diseases of a structural nature is known as an interventional cardiologist.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGIST?
Coronary thrombectomy, which involves the removal of blood clot from the coronary arteries, is performed by an interventional cardiologist.
COMMON PROBLEMS YOU SHOULD SEE INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGIST FOR
Percutaneous valve repair, which is an alternative to open heart surgery, is also performed by an interventional cardiologist.
DID YOU KNOW?
Interventional cardiologists are also approached for non-surgical treatments in case of venous diseases.