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 750 specialists practicing Cardiology in Washington with an overall average rating of 4.3 stars. There are 134 hospitals in Washington with affiliated Cardiology specialists, including UW Medical Center - Montlake, EvergreenHealth Medical Center - Kirkland and Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital.