Cardiac electrophysiology, or simply electrophysiology is a speciality of cardiac doctors who focus on diagnosing and treating the problems of abnormal heart rhythms.
Conditions and types of diseases treated by a heart arrhythmia specialist include:
You should consult a heart arrhythmia specialist if:
Heart arrhythmia specialists test and treat abnormal heart rhythms. They are trained to administer and use specialised tests, devices and procedures. They can also educate people on how to keep the heart healthy and prevent certain diseases. They can prescribe medication.
You can expect the doctor to ask questions about personal and family history. Physical tests like blood tests, EKG, stress tests, holter monitor, tilt table testing and more may be used.
At BLK Max, doctors diagnose heart arrhythmia by carrying out procedures in our Catheterization Lab (Cath Lab), also known as electrophysiology studies (EP Lab). Our labs are fully equipped with the latest technology and our doctors are experts at administering and conducting tests to ensure you get an appropriate diagnosis and treatment plan.