Advanced Diagnostics. Compassionate Care.
Heart to Heart Pediatric Cardiology offers all the features and services of larger facilities, but with the personalized care of a smaller practice. We are also happy to coordinate care with regional and national heart centers when needed. We employ several diagnostic testing procedures to give us a better picture of your child’s heart health.
These tests are generally ordered after an initial consultation and may be repeated at future visits depending on the nature of the condition being evaluated.
An EKG /ECG is a recording of the electrical activity of the heart muscle. In this painless test, electrodes are placed on the chest and limbs to record the heart beat… READ MORE
An echocardiogram is an ultrasound of the heart, which helps find and identify cardiac defects or problems with the way the heart squeezes and relaxes… READ MORE
Treadmill Stress Exercise Testing
Also referred to as an exercise test or “stress test”, treadmill stress testing can help to assess heart performance during exercise. Your child will have his or her vital signs closely monitored while walking and running on a treadmill… READ MORE
A Holter monitor is a recording of the heart’s rhythm continuously over 24 hours or more. The test is painless and involves placing a sticky patch with a digital recroder on the skin over the left side of the chest… READ MORE