Heart Care (Cardiology)
What Is Cardiology?
Cardiology is the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the cardiovascular system (heart and blood vessels). At Astera Health, we are committed to providing you with the medical services you need to maintain good heart health. The heart specialists at our not-for-profit clinic in Wadena, Minnesota would be happy to consult with you about your concerns. Consider the many types of cardiology services we offer to help our patients achieve a healthier heart. You do not need a referral in order to receive our exceptional cardiology care.
High-Quality Cardiology Care
CentraCare Heart & Vascular Center is one of the leading heart care providers in the nation. In an annual ranking by U.S. News & Report, CentraCare was ranked in the country’s top 50 for cardiology and heart surgery. With access to a team of over 60 providers, this partnership improves access to high-quality healthcare for patients in the Astera Health area. Expansive service offerings include heart surgery, electrophysiology, and a structural heart program. The CentraCare Heart & Vascular Center also offers the latest life-saving technologies, with a research department where patients have access to new drugs and therapies, such as 4D holograms and other imaging modalities.
Seeking Heart Care
The heart is such an important part of living a happy and healthy life. That is why it is important to consult a cardiologist if:
- You are inactive and plan to start an exercise routine
- You experience chest pain
- You have high blood pressure
- You have a family history of heart disease
- You have a history of high cholesterol
- You have a history of smoking
- You have chronic kidney disease
- You have diabetes
- You have shortness of breath, palpitations, or dizziness
- You have peripheral arterial disease