Cardiology is the study of the heart and its diseases. According to the American Heart Association, about 83.6 million Americans are living with some form of heart disease or the after-effects of stroke.
Cardiologists are physicians who treat the heart and its diseases using diagnostics and medications. Unlike cardiac surgeons, cardiologists do not perform surgical procedures. They see patients with both routine and complex cases of heart disease and heart conditions.
At Tenet Florida Physician Services, our physicians provide a wide range of heart care, from prevention, diagnostic and treatment programs for:
Your primary care doctor will refer you to a cardiologist for symptoms or issues such as:
Depending on your heart health concern, you may see one or more cardiology experts for your cardiac disease prevention or treatment. Your cardiologist may perform tests including:
If you were recently diagnosed with heart disease, need a second opinion or you're looking for a highly skilled, compassionate heart specialist, you can find the care you need at Tenet Florida Physician Services. The Tenet Florida Physician Services network of cardiologists includes some of the leading cardiac specialists in South Florida. When you mention any heart-related symptoms to your primary care doctor, ask to be referred to South Florida’s dedicated team of highly skilled TFPS cardiologists.