MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
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Dr. Nitin Annarapu is a Cardiologist and Interventional Cardiologist in Secunderabad, Hyderabad and has an experience of 12 years in these fields. Dr. Nitin Annarapu practices at Medicover Hospitals in Secunderabad, Hyderabad and Dr.Y.Rami Reddy's Gastro and Liver Center & Aadhya Speciality Clinics in Shaikpet, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Sri Siddhartha Medical College & Research in 2002,MD - General Medicine from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 2007 and DM - Cardiology from Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad in 2010. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Carotid / Renal / Peripheral Angioplasty,Coronary angioplasty,Pacemaker Implantation,Non-Invasive Cardiology and Carotid Artery Disease etc.
Overall we are very happy to doctors treatment and explanation for the problem.
He was very understanding towards the patient's problem and gives very valuable time to discuss the patient's condition. He has a cheerful personality and gives apt explanation and reasoning for the problem. ** ******** **** ********* *** ***** **** ** *** ****** **
Very good explanation And doctor is very friendly in nature. He was very polite and explained the things clearly
I had to wait for almost 3 hours to meet the doctor P Siva Prasad. What's the point of appointment when there's such a huge waiting time.
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.