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Consult a Cardiologist Online

Dr.Vinayak Agarwal

Dr.Vinayak Agarwal



23+ years of experienceSpeaks Hindi, English

₹ 1500
per consultation

Dr.Divyanshu Mohananey

Dr.Divyanshu Mohananey

MBBS Maulana Azad Medical College
MD Internal Medicine John H Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County
Fellowship Cardiology: Medical College of Wisconsin

8+ years of experienceSpeaks Hindi, English

₹ 1000
per consultation

Cardiologists

Cardiologists are doctors who deal with heart related diseases and disorders. Today, heart disease has become a common ailment and many of us fail to realise that we have cardiovascular disease until we get sudden chest pain or discomfort. An array of factors leads to cardiovascular diseases.

In case you are experiencing any abnormalities related to your heart, immediately consult a cardiologist online.

Treatment often differs according to the nature of the heart problems and needs a qualified cardiologist to detect the root cause. You can select the heart doctor based on referrals from your general physician or from friends and relatives. However, for proper evaluation of heart-related tests or treatment by best cardiologists, you can visit the DocGenie website to find the top heart doctors online and cardiologists nearby easily.


When should you consult a cardiologist?

In case of the following signs and symptoms you will need to consult cardiologist online -

  • Cardiovascular disease symptoms like high blood pressure, heart rhythm problems, coronary artery disease, congenital heart defects or pain in the middle of the chest
  • Family history of heart ailments
  • If you are a smoker and are worried, go for a smoker’s risk assessment test from the comfort of your home.
  • If you have high cholesterol levels

The signs and symptoms of cardiovascular disease vary greatly. Coldness or weakness (asthenia) in the limbs, pain in the back, neck, and jaw are considered as early signs of heart problems. It is also possible that no cardiovascular symptoms are experienced till it is too late. Hypertension and arrhythmias are two of the heart issues that do not show symptoms in certain people.

However, the common cardiovascular symptoms experienced by individuals are -

  • Tightness in the chest
  • Heartburn or burning sensation
  • Indigestion
  • Shortness of breath
  • Shooting pains in the arms and legs
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Excessive sweating
  • Sudden chest pain
  • Chest discomfort

These symptoms if identified early can reverse the condition with suitable medical attention and care. In case you or your family members experience any early symptoms of heart problems, have cases of heart disease in the family, or are seeking to understand the difference between heart attacks and cardiac arrests, consult a cardiologist online on Docgenie.

During the ongoing pandemic, it is better for heart patients to consult a cardiologist online for a basic COVID-19 risk assessment and analysis since existing medical conditions that are serious in nature can be a cause for concern. Also, if you notice an abrupt chest pain or discomfort, breathlessness, or similar such signs, reach out to a cardiologist online immediately. This will help you stay away from the risk of infection while visiting a hospital or healthcare facility.


What does cardiologists do?

DocGenie offers online consultation with best cardio doctors to make quality medical care available to all. Our highly experienced heart doctors and surgeons identify risk factors for heart ailment, alleviate the commencement of heart-related conditions and lay down treatment plans for respective problems.

Here is how a cardiologist online offers treatment -

  • Checks your family history and suggests a heart-healthy lifestyle
  • Check your blood pressure conditions.
  • Evaluate any heart-related reports and tests including Electrocardiogram (ECG), Echocardiogram, Stress test, Cardiac Catheterization, Cardiac Computerized Tomography (CT) scan and Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).
  • Ensure proper preoperative care and management
  • Focus on the post-operative care
  • Suggest any treatment changes, if required

You can avert a lot of risk factors for heart diseases by altering the treatment plan. Cardiologists or heart doctors online on our platform can help you with the right kind of medication. Find the best cardiologists nearby on DocGenie to evaluate your treatment.

Our top heart doctors recommend routine tracking of blood pressure to detect early signs of heart disease. You can also search for ‘best cardio doctor near me’ on DocGenie website to start diagnosis and treatment at the earliest. Our online cardiologists will also suggest cardiac risk assessment tests to check your heart health as and when necessary. Find the top cardiologist online on DocGenie and consult a heart doctor to carefully weigh up and control all the risk factors beforehand.


FAQs

1. What are the four silent signs of a heart attack?

General Physicians are doctors who diagnose and treat patients dealing with overall health conditions and issues like –

  • Uncomfortable pain in the middle of the chest
  • Cold sweat and dizziness
  • Short breath accompanied by stiffness in the chest
  • Discomfort in the arms, neck, back or other areas of the upper body

2. What is invasive cardiology?

Treatment of heart related issues by means of catheterization is called invasive cardiology, as a catheter is inserted into a blood vessel through an opening in the thigh area. The most common invasive cardiology is Angioplasty while open heart surgery is the alternative technique to it. Consult with the best heart surgeons on DocGenie for best cardiac care.

3. What is an echo test in cardiology?

Echo test or echocardiogram makes use of sound waves to envision the heart through a graph that depicts hearts movements and helps to understand if the heart is functioning fine, or there are blood clots, issues in your aorta, etc.

4. What does a mini heart attack feel like?

Often confused with fatigue or discomfort in the chest, mini heart attack symptoms are exhaustion, profuse sweating, shortness of breath, heartburn and sudden dizziness. Notably, a mini heart attack is never a piercing pain on the left side of your chest, rather an overall discomfort in the chest area.

5. What are the stages of congestive heart failure?

Stage 1- No visible symptoms, you can carry on physical activities without any symptoms of CHF

Stage 2- Regular physical activities will give way to fatigue but you feel better with rest

Stage 3- Physical activities get limited as even light exercise leads to shortness of breath.

Stage 4- No physical activity and symptoms of CHF show them even while you rest