We are a full-service cardiology practice. While we pride ourselves in a whole-person approach to health, Dr. Shenkman offers the following services:
Exercise Stress Testing
Walking on a treadmill, while connected to electrodes measures the electrical rhythm of your heart, while assessing your blood pressure response to exercise.
Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)
Electrical tracing of your heart rhythm tested by Electrodes that are placed on certain spots on the chest, arms, and legs.
Ultrasound images of the heart to assess the pumping strength of the heart.
Cardiac catheterization and angioplasty
Invasive procedure to evaluate the arteries of the heart, and potentially open a severely blocked artery.
Blood pressure management
Discussion of lifestyle and adjustment of medications to optimize blood pressure control.
Heart disease screening
Evaluating your risk of developing heart disease.
Heart disease risk factor management
Comprehensive evaluation of your risk factors of heart disease, and a plan of action, with lifestyle and/or medications to reduce your risk.
Sports cardiovascular risk screening
Evaluating your heart risk prior to participation in competitive sports.
Heart disease in women
Women have a unique risk profile and often less typical symptoms for heart disease.
Medically supervised weight loss
For those patients with heart ailments, we can work together and formulate a plan for gradual and sustained weight loss.