Cardiovascular Diagnostics & Testing

Cardiovascular Diagnostics & Testing

Cardiovascular Testing

Dr. Aiman M. Hamdan, provides the following tests: routine treadmill stress testing, stress echocardiograms, dobutaminecardiolite, cardiolite treadmill, adenosine cardiolite, lexiscancardiolite, dobutamine stress echocardiograms, echocardiograms, carotid ultrasound, venous ultrasound, arterial ultrasound, arterial non-invasive testing including arterial segmental pressures and doppler waveforms, holters monitors, event recorders, TEEs and tilt table testing.

Each order is assessed for appropriate indications and appropriate testing. These tests are provided to inpatients and outpatients. Echocardiograms are completed for any patient 18 (eighteen) years or older.

Services are provided Monday 5:30 am through Saturday evening at 7:30 pm, with an on-call system during the hours the department is closed. The goal of the department is to complete all inpatients within 24 hours of time the test was ordered and 48 hours for outpatients, unless the ordering physician designates a date for test completion. The Cardiovascular Testing staff consists of the following mix of medical personnel: RN, LPNs, sonographers, nursing assistants, and clerical personnel. All RNs who are sonographers and sonographers are encouraged to obtain an ultrasound registry.

All RNs and LPNs are licensed in the State of New Jersey. Protocols and procedure guidelines are obtained and utilized from American Ultrasound in Medicine, Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, American Society of Echocardiography, Society of Vascular Ultrasound, American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Society, Intersocietal Commission of Accreditation of Echocardiography Labs, and Intersocietal Commission of Accreditation of Vascular Labs.

Other Services

Cardiac Catheterization

Cardiac catheterization is an invasive procedure performed to diagnose and treat cardiovascular conditions. During a cardiac catheterization, a cathet

Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery

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Pre & Post Heart Transplant Care

Dr. Hamdan has become one of the fastest-growing pre & post transplant care cardiologist in the United States – completing more pre & post h

Advanced Heart Failure

Dr. Aiman Hamdan brings together affiliated, board certified and fellowship trained physicians who coordinate the best possible treatment plans for in

Atrial Fibrillation / Arrhythmia

Dr. Hamdan provides a broad range of treatment options for patients diagnosed with arrhythmia, from noninvasive interventions to device therapy to min

Cardiac Rehab

Aiman Hamdan – Cardiologist Wellness Program is designed to help people with heart disease participate actively and confidently in their own rec

Angioplasty

Angioplasty is a procedure that is intended to improve blood flow to your heart muscle. During angioplasty, a catheter with a balloon at the tip is pl

Stent

A stent is a small metal coil or mesh tube. It is placed in a narrowed or blocked blood vessel. The stent will stay in the blood vessel to hold it ope

Heart Diseases and Conditions

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Heart disease – Treatments and Procedures

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Vascular Diseases and Conditions

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