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Cardiovascular diseases are increasing in India at a fast pace due to lifestyle problems. Death due to heart diseases have increased by a significant percentage in the past three decades. The prime causes of heart problems are smoking, obesity, inactivity, and increased intake of junk food. If you or anyone in your family has a heart problem, you can now consult an expert cardiologist via our DoctorQuick app.

Clinical Cardiologist & Pediatric Cardiologist Online

Cardiologist doctors are those who specialize in dealing with the diseases and condition of the heart and its associated blood vessels, together which forms the cardiovascular system.

  • Clinical Cardiologist :- Cardiology in itself is a comprehensive field comprising of many sub-branches and further specializations. All Cardiologists are Clinical Cardiologists who deal with the diagnosis and prevention of cardiovascular disease.
  • Pediatric Cardiologist : There are, however, some who specialize only in the congenital and other heart defects of children who are known as Pediatric Cardiologist.
  • Cardiology Consultant : Others deal only with adult symptoms and diagnosis and decide whether your condition can be managed with medication. They are known as Adult Cardiologist / Cardiology Consultant.

Apart from the three primary types, there are various other cardiologist specialists who specialise in any one kind of interventional techniques, for example – Balloon Angioplasty and Stent Replacement / Echocardiography/ Electrophysiology.

Trust DoctorQuick for a Cardiology Consultation!

  • Getting in touch with the best cardiologist in your city may not be the easiest thing to do, given their choc-a-bloc appointment schedules. However, DoctorQuick, now makes it super easy and quick for you to get in touch with a cardiology specialist without the need for an appointment.  
  • At DoctorQuick, we know the importance of qualified and experienced cardiologist specialists who will provide you the best advice from the comfort of your home.
  • When you have a video call with our heart specialist doctor, he will understand your case based on the details you provide and the reports you share. He might ask you to undergo a physical test as well as some investigative blood tests to diagnose the problem accurately. Depending on the condition of the heart, he may prescribe you medicines and lifestyle changes.

When Should I Refer a Heart Specialist Doctor?

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Risk Category

In case you fall under the risk category of patients with a history of smoking, high blood pressure, diabetes or elevated cholesterol levels on a sustained basis you may need to refer to a cardiologist specialist for a periodical check-up to rule out any adverse effect on the heart. Obesity, sedentary lifestyle and a propensity towards gorging on unhealthy food also make you susceptible to heart diseases.
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Genetic Tendency

If anyone in your family, especially parents or siblings have a history of heart disease, it may be feasible for you to have a periodical check-up done since 1 out of 4 such cases has a heart problem. The heart specialist doctor will understand your health issues and may ask you to go for a treadmill test or calcium scoring test to evaluate the risk quotient on your coronary arteries
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Gestational Complications

Gestational diabetes or preeclampsia also heightens the risk of cardiovascular diseases significantly. In case a woman is pregnant and suffering from high blood pressure or diabetes, she must consult a cardiac specialist at the earliest to rule out any further complications.
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Age-related disorders

Men above 40 and women above 50 or post-menopause usually suffer from some form of heart disorder or the other. Congestive heart failure, heart attacks or irregular heart rhythms are some of the common age-related disorder which may warrant a consultation with a cardiac specialist.
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Pre-existing Diseases

A patient with a history of heart-related malfunctioning must get regular check-ups done at frequent intervals to maintain good health of their heart and prevent further damage.
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Other

A general physician in most cases refers a person to get in touch with the best Cardiologist in case there are some indicative red flags on the health parameter.

Benefits of DoctorQuick

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