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Dr. Rajiva Goyal

Cardiac Electrophysiology
Hudson, FL
35 years experience male

Locations

14100 Fivay Rd. #120

Hudson, FL

Address

Hudson, FL
Directions

Fax

7278192481

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Cardiac Electrophysiology

Licenses

United States: Florida

UK

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

155 Answers
19 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Needs evaluation : If there is persistent tachycardia after an ablation either there is another arrhythmia focus or a recurrence of the same focus. Repeat ep testing... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Depends: Usually a physician orders a holter if you have palpitations. If you had palpitations during the holter recording and no abnormality is noted then th... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Possible: Although there is not a direct correlation to date between svt episodes and GI reflux there are cases of arrhythmias being triggered by swallowing. T... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Needs evaluation. : Fainting during exercise can be due to either a rhythm abnormality (fast or slow heart rate) or a blood pressure problem. You certainly need to hav... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Yes, take your pets: Yes, take your pets with you. If it is not safe for you, it’s not safe for them.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Distance: At around five miles away, you will suffer third degree burns. Even at 20 miles away the heat can burn the skin off your body. The wind from the blast... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Food & water: You'll need food and water (a gallon a day per person); a first aid kit; a fire extinguisher; flashlights; a portable radio; extra batteries, blankets... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Several options: First of all it is important not to get frustrated as there are several options available. Depending on the level of your A1c the dose of Metformin m... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
See Doctor soon. : You should certainly see a doctor soon. You are having an arrhythmia that is different from your previous pvc's.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Can take some time. : By the time your blood potassium is low the total body potassium is really depleted. So it may take a while for levels to normalize. Also depends how... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Low HR may be caused: People with eating disorder may have a low heart rate. Also patient may have cadio-inhibitory syndrome / vasodepressor which might cause a slow heart... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Confine pets to room: Confine pets to one room so that you can find them if you need to evacuate quickly. Watch animals closely and keep them under your direct control. Hid... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Clear of objects: If you're outside, get into the open. Stay clear of buildings, power lines, or any other objects that could fall on you.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
May do: Patients with pots may also have vaso-depressor syndrome / syncope. If you have not had a tilt table test you should certainly get that to make a d... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Need to a physician.: When you have tachycardia, fast heart rate, then chest pain is also possible. In young people it is unlikely that the chest pain is due to disease of... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
HR not dangerous: Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (pots) is characterized by tachycardia, elevated heart rate, on standing with decrease in blood flow to the ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Sometimes. : By the time your blood potassium is low the total body potassium is really depleted. So it may take a while for levels to normalize. Slightly low... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Needs evaluation: This needs evaluation especially if there is a family history of heart disease. Being your the likelihood of coronary artery disease is low but prese... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Several Reasons: Hypertension (HTN) can resulting in ischemia and abnormality of the conduction system of the heart which may slow heart rate. After a head injury ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Vasodepressor synd: You might have vasodepressor syndrome. I think having a tilt table test to make a diagnosis would be good start. You need to see your doctor for a r... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Can take some time. : By the time your blood potassium is low the total body potassium is really depleted. So it may take a while for levels to normalize. Also depends how... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Depends: Usually a physician orders a holter if you have palpitations. If you had palpitations during the holter recording and no abnormality is noted then th... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
No not short term. : Heart rate going up is normal during exercise. If your heart rate stays elevated despite resting and even during sleep then that is not normal and ne... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Trust the doctor : An automated ECG may overhead / over diagnose abnormalities. I would trust your doctor's reading. Good luck!.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Tell someone: Do so immediately. Make sure to tell someone in a different (safe) location where you are going, and notify them when you have arrived.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Do not approach them: Do not approach them. The first people to arrive are there to locate and deal with the shooter, not to rescue people. Do not leave a hiding spot, and ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
You'll need supplies: You'll need food and water (a gallon a day per person); a first aid kit; a fire extinguisher; flashlights; a portable radio; extra batteries, blankets... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Follow plans: Review and discuss your emergency plans, and check supplies and your designated safe room. Be ready to act quickly if a warning is issued or you suspe... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Yes. Carry cash: Yes. Carry plenty of cash. ATMs may not work, and stores may not be able to accept credit or debit cards.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Create a mask: Avoid unnecessary movement so you don’t kick up dust. Cover your nose and mouth with anything you have on hand. Try to breathe through the material.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Keep your car fueled: Keep your car fueled, in good condition, and stocked with emergency supplies and a change of clothes.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
If not feeling normal: Seek medical attention if you have: excessive bleeding; trouble breathing; persistent cough; trouble walking or using an arm or leg. stomach, back or ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
NOAA Weather Radio: During any storm, listen to local news or a NOAA Weather Radio to stay informed about tornado watches and warnings.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Turn on your TV: Turn on your TV or radio to get the latest weather updates and emergency instructions.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Depends: You should put up resistance using whatever means you have available. In a classroom you could throw books or backpacks. In a best-case scenarios, mul... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Call 9-1-1: Call 9-1-1 or seek medical help immediately. Until medical help arrives, cool and cover burns to reduce chance of further injury or infection.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Inspect: If you have a heating oil tank system, contact a heating oil supplier for an inspection of your system before using.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Need flood Insurance: Because standard homeowner’s insurance doesn’t cover flooding, it’s important to have protection from the floods associated with hurricanes, tropical ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Inspect: If you have a propane tank system, contact a propane supplier. Turn off valves on the system, and leave valves closed until the supplier inspects your... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Symptoms progressing: Seek emergency care right away if you have trouble breathing, pain or pressure in your stomach or chest, dizziness, confusion, or severe vomiting.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Several mechanisms : Hypertension (HTN) can resulting in ischemia and abnormality of the conduction system of the heart which may slow heart rate. After a head injury ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Contact authority: Contact your authorities to see if the water is safe. Do not ever use water that you think may be contaminated to wash dishes, brush teeth, prepare fo... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Many possibilities: Fatigue and tachycardia while any activity like talking is non-specific and can be due to a range of problems. The first thing would be to document t... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Shilding & distance: The first thing is to protect yourself from the radioactive fallout. You have three methods to use: distance, shielding, and time .
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Probably.: If you are already sick and it has been less than 48 hours since the onset of symptoms, an antiviral drug may help by Keeping you from getting serious... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Exterior wall: The area near the exterior walls of a building. Exterior walls and windows are often the first parts of the building to collapse. Stay inside if you a... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
NOAA Weather Radio: Use a NOAA Weather Radio or tune to a Coast Guard emergency frequency station or a local radio or television station for updated emergency information... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Dried food: White rice, wheat, beans, sugar, honey, oats, pasta, powdered milk, dried fruits and vegetables.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Same: Hurricanes and typhoons are the same. They are storms with different names based on where they occur. Hurricanes occur in the Atlantic and Northeast P... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Practice: Practice your evacuation routes. Familiarity may save your life. Be able to follow your escape route at night and in bad weather.

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Dr. Goyal is a great addition to the HealthTap expert network. He brings a wealth of experience in cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology to the platform and is helping others on a grand scale - and...Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Goyal is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Goyal is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Doctor.... I will keep up my high Vitamin E diet as I do now, and I am glad its not necessary for Aspirin. I do take Aspirin for headaches now and then but no...Read More
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I am going to contact my doctor for a follow up. That is what my heart rate is at resting. Thanks!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Hi Dr Goyal Thank-you for your professional concise answer regards from England UK

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Charing cross & westminster medical schools
Graduated 1987MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN HEALTH SYSTEM
Completed 1994

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Hudson Region, FL - Summer
2013
Most Influential, Third Place, Hudson Region, FL - Summer
2013
Thought Leader, Second Place, Hudson Region, FL - Summer
2013

Affiliations

Fellow Heart Rhythm Society
Fellow American College Of Cardiology
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