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First time appointment with a cardiologist--what to expect?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Depends

No different than meeting other physicians for a first appointment although the focus will be a cardiac issues with specific questions related to the reason you were referred in many instances.
Often times test results are reviewed & discussed. Hoping it will be a great and informative experience for you or yours.

In brief: Depends

No different than meeting other physicians for a first appointment although the focus will be a cardiac issues with specific questions related to the reason you were referred in many instances.
Often times test results are reviewed & discussed. Hoping it will be a great and informative experience for you or yours.
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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Dr. Christian Assad
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: More details if poss

Depends on the reason you have been referred to a cardiologist.
- You can expect an EKG, physical exam assessing peripheral vascular disease, heart murmurs, carotids etc - If you were referred for concern of ischemia a possible stress ekg or echo, MIBI

In brief: More details if poss

Depends on the reason you have been referred to a cardiologist.
- You can expect an EKG, physical exam assessing peripheral vascular disease, heart murmurs, carotids etc - If you were referred for concern of ischemia a possible stress ekg or echo, MIBI
Dr. Christian Assad
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