What should I bring to my appointment?
You should bring your insurance card and a current medication list.
What time should I arrive for my appointment?
You should arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled time.
Do you bill the insurance company directly?
Yes, we bill the insurance company.
Do you accept payment over the phone?
Yes, we accept payment over the phone.
Do I need to pre-register for my appointment or test?
No, you don not need to pre-register.
When do I pay my co-pay?
You need to pay your co-pay at the time of the appointment.
What should I wear to my Stress Echo?
You should wear comfortable clothes, sneakers and eat light before the test.
How do I get a copy of my medical records?
In Order to obtain a copy of your medical records, you must first sign a release.
What is an Echocardiogram?
An Echocardiogram or "Echo" is a test which ultrasound is used to diagnose many different types of heart disease. It is non-invasive and takes about a half hour to complete.
What is a stress test?
A Stress Test or "ETT" is a test which an Electrocardiogram or "EKG" is used to diagnose Coronary Artery Disease, while the patient exercises on a treadmill. It is non-invasive and takes about an hour to complete.
What is a Stress Echo?
A Stress Echo is a test which combines "Echo" and "EKG" to diagnose Coronary Artery Disease, while a patient exercises on a treadmill. It is non-invasive and takes about an hour to complete.