MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Medical Registration Verified
91% (11 votes)
Dr. Sameer Srivastava is Cardiologist at Fortis Escorts and Heart Institute, Okhla, New Delhi
1 clinic for General Consultation
Okhla Road, New Friends Colony, Landmark: Sukdhev Vihar Metro Station, Delhi
05:00 - 07:00
11:30 - 05:00
Full trust on Dr Sameer Shrivastava, very friendly and his caring nature with patients is appreciated from the ♥
Very friendly and knowledgeable doctor .👍..Half of the diseases already gets over bcos of his friendly behaviour towards patients ...I will highly appreciated his efforts and will highly recommend this cardiologist doctor
Dr Sameer Srivastava is an experienced doctor.He is very friendly with patients. He talks with smiling face. He is very cordial in nature. I am under his treatment since July 2018 after my angioplast in Fortis Escorts.God bless him and his family good health and all happiness of Life - 🙏🏻Regards-Satish Vats , Ex Dy Gen Secy Syndicate Bank Officers Association
Q: What does a Heart specialist do?
A: Heart specialists or cardiologists diagnose and treat diseses related to heart and blood vessels. They are trained to assess heart health and read electrocardiogram, etc.
Q: When do you need to see a cardiologist?
A: You can visit a heart specialist if your physician refers you for symptoms like shortness of breath, dizziness, chest pain, changes in heart beat or high blood pressure
Q: What to expect at your first visit to heart specialist?
A: A heart specialist will evaluate your medical history and risk factors for major blood vesel disease. Your heart rate, blood pressure and electrocardiogram will be obtained. You will also go through complete cardiovascular examination.
Q: How do heart-specialist check for blocked arteries?
A: Heart specialists check for blocked arteries with tests like chloesterol screening, electrocardiogram (ECG) chest X-Ray, coronary CT Scan, ultrasound, echocardiogram, and angiogram.
Q: Can you see a heart-specilist directly?
A: You can go to a heart specialist directly if you suspect there is a risk of genetically related heart disease in your family which means any of your blood relative had an early onset (below age of 55 for men and 65 for women). A heart specialist can help you to assess the risk factor of you getting that disease and give you treatment regarding the same.