A cardiologist specializes in caring for people with conditions and diseases of the heart and blood vessels. Cardiologists diagnose and treat many diseases, including coronary heart disease, angina, arrhythmias, heart attack, and heart failure. These heart doctors are also experts in the prevention of heart disease.
A cardiologist typically:
Cardiologists may also be known by the following names: cardiac doctor, cardiovascular disease doctor, heart specialist and heart doctor.
There are 462 specialists practicing Cardiology in Alabama with an overall average rating of 4.3 stars. There are 139 hospitals in Alabama with affiliated Cardiology specialists, including Grandview Medical Center, Huntsville Hospital and UAB Hospital.