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 319 specialists practicing Cardiology in Iowa with an overall average rating of 4.1 stars. There are 166 hospitals in Iowa with affiliated Cardiology specialists, including Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center, University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics and Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids.