When Should You See a Cardiologist?
Often, your primary care physician will recommend a visit to a cardiologist if you have high cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes, kidney disease, or a family history of heart disease. You should also see a cardiologist immediately if you have chest pain, dizziness, heart palpitations, or shortness of breath.
Mount Sinai Heart physicians and staff are experts in:
In addition to the common symptoms of heart disease, others who may be at risk for heart disease include:
- People with a history of smoking
- Women who have fibroids
- Women who are having a difficult pregnancy or who are post-menopausal
- Anyone starting an exercise program after a period of inactivity
Expert Heart Specialists, Backed by the Renowned Mount Sinai Heart
Our skilled cardiologists work closely with the highly acclaimed specialists of Mount Sinai Heart, which has several facilities throughout New York City. Mount Sinai Heart at The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 4 in the nation for Cardiology, Heart and Vascular Surgery by U.S. News & World Report® for 2023-24 and is a world leader in both clinical outcomes and groundbreaking research.
Find a cardiologist near you: Call 646-605-5779 or schedule an appointment online.