Heart Health Tips to Keep You Healthy This Summer

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For individuals managing their heart health, the hot weather can pose significant challenges. Don’t let the heat sideline your summer fun! At AMS Cardiology, we understand the unique needs of adults when it comes to cardiovascular health. Below, our cardiologists share five heart health tips to help you stay active, manage the heat effectively and […]

What to Know About Bradycardia

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As we age, our bodies naturally start to change. This can include our hearts, which may develop conditions like bradycardia or a slow heart rate. While a slow heart rhythm might not sound concerning, it can sometimes lead to alarming symptoms and even pose severe health risks. What Is Bradycardia? Are you wondering “What is […]

What Is TAVR? A Closer Look at Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

At AMS Cardiology, we understand that navigating heart health concerns can be overwhelming. If you’ve been diagnosed with aortic stenosis, you might have come across the term TAVR. If you’re wondering “What is TAVR?” our blog aims to clearly outline this procedure and how it can significantly improve your quality of life. Understanding Aortic Stenosis  […]

What to Expect From a Heart Catheterization Procedure

Heart Catheterization

If your cardiologist has recommended a heart catheterization procedure, you may have questions about what to expect. At AMS Cardiology, our team of cardiologists performs this diagnostic procedure to evaluate and treat various heart conditions. Below, we share an overview of what to expect during and after a heart catheterization. What Is Heart Catheterization? A […]

10 Ways to Keep Your Heart Healthy

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Living with a heart condition can feel daunting but even small changes can make a significant difference in your well-being. At AMS Cardiology, we believe in empowering our patients to take charge of their heart health. That’s why we’ve compiled ten practical tips on how to improve heart health so you don’t have to navigate […]

What Happens During Electrical Cardioversion?

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We understand the anxiety that can come with having an irregular heartbeat, especially when treatment options like electrical cardioversion are discussed. We believe in empowering our patients with knowledge and information about their condition so they can make the best decisions for their health. That’s why we created this guide to explain what happens during […]

How to Prevent an Atrial Fibrillation Attack

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Atrial fibrillation often shortened to AFib is an irregular and often rapid heart rhythm that can lead to serious health complications. If you or someone you know is living with AFib, understanding the condition and how to prevent attacks is crucial. Below the team at AMS Cardiology explores what AFib is, preventative measures to stop […]

How to Prevent Peripheral Artery Disease

In the complex web of our cardiovascular system, the arteries play a vital role in ensuring the smooth flow of blood from the heart to various parts of the body. However, when these arteries become narrowed or blocked conditions like Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) can emerge, posing a threat to our overall health. At AMS […]

The Role of Genetics in Heart Disease Risk

In the cardiology world, understanding the intricate connection between genetics and heart disease is of paramount importance. At AMS Cardiology, we recognize that prevention is at the core of our practice. Below, we explore the relationship between genetics and heart disease, shedding light on the key factors contributing to a person being at risk. We […]

How to Stay Active When the Weather Gets Cold

During the colder months, it can be challenging to maintain an active lifestyle and prioritize cardiovascular health. Staying motivated is crucial, especially for older individuals who want to improve their heart health. Below we’ll explore several ways to stay active and incorporate exercise into your daily routine even when the weather gets cold. Indoor Workouts: […]