WELCOME to our website, the HEARTBEAT of Cape Town. We are a large Cardiology practice comprising of three partners, two dedicated Senior Nursing Sisters, a Cardiac Technologist and various support staff at three sites. We pride ourselves in being available 24/7 to attend to your heart needs.
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What is angioplasty and stenting? - Angioplasty and stenting are procedures used to treat some people with coronary heart disease. These procedures open narrowed or blocked arteries in the heart. They are usually done together but sometimes, angioplasty is done without...
What is a heart attack? - A heart attack, also called myocardial infarction, or MI, is what happens when one of the arteries that supply blood to the heart gets blocked. When this happens, the part of the heart that normally gets blood from that artery is damaged.M
What is cardiac catheterization? - Cardiac catheterization or a coronary angiogram is a procedure cardiologists perform to look for certain heart problems. Doctors usually do the procedure to understand how your heart is working or why you have symptoms such...