Interventional Cardiology interview

Howard Waldman, M.D., Chief of Cardiology at NSMC, gives an in-depth interview about cutting-edge procedures offered at NSMC and how they save lives. Watch video

The Cardiac Catheterization Lab at North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) provides state-of-the-art diagnostics and treatments, including angioplasty, stenting, atherectomy and clot extraction. NSMC interventional cardiologists work closely with other NSMC Heart Center specialists to offer the most advanced therapies to patients.
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Catheterizations Performed at NSMC

  • Angioplasty (aortic, carotid, iliac, renal and subclavian)
  • Coronary angiography
  • Intravascular ultrasound
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (balloon angioplasty/stent)
  • Primary angioplasty
  • Radial cardiac catheterization
  • Right & left heart catheterization
  • Stenting

Find out what to expect during a cardiac catheterization