Cardiologist WV & OH - OVMC/EORH

Cardiac Care

Ohio Valley Medical Center and East Ohio Regional Hospital is proud to offer cardiac care to the community of the Ohio Valley through cardiac testing and rehabilitation services. Find your cardiologist today.

 

Cardiac Rehabilitation Program

Cardiac rehabilitation is an outpatient comprehensive program that helps individuals with cardiac disease restore physical, psychological and social functions to their optimal state of health. This program uses both supervised exercise and health education to assist in your recovery. Our professional staff will help you start slowly and work up to a level that is appropriate for you. Our program can help you improve your heart function, increase strength and energy, perform normal daily activities with ease and improve your quality of life. Our cardiac rehabilitation program typically involves three class sessions per week and are ten to 12 weeks in length. Each outpatient session lasts approximately one hour. Our rehabilitation program is designed to assist clients with:

 

  • Stable Angina
  • Post M.I. (Heart Attacks)
  • Post Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • Post Angioplasty Procedures
  • Post Coronary Artery Stent Placement
  • Valve Repair or Replacement
  • Heart Transplants

 

For more information, please call the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program at 740-633-4302. Remember, you are not alone! We have a supportive group atmosphere of participants just like you. Let our program assist in your recovery!

 

Cardiac Testing

At OVMC and EORH, we provide completely coordinated care from scheduling your test, to reporting the test results back to your primary care physician, makes your cardiac testing experience a comfortable one. We have a highly-qualified team of ACLS certified, registered nurses and certified nuclear medicine testing technologists. All testing is observed, completed and read by a team of specially trained radiologists and physicians with most test completed on the same day. Stress tests done within 24 hours. We care for our cardiologists AND their patients. Our cardiac testing staff is specifically certified to perform cardiac testing procedures including:

  • Electrocardiography / EKG
  • Adult Echocardiography
  • Pediatric Echocardiography
  • Cardiac Doppler
  • Color Flow Doppler
  • Exercise Stress Echocardiography
  • Exercise Stress Testing
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Holter Monitoring
  • 30 Day Event Monitoring