|Wm. Guy Weigold, MD, examines a Cardiac CT.|
Cardiovascular imaging is a critical part of diagnosing and treating many forms of cardiovascular disease. Physicians now study the structures of the heart in three dimensions, giving them accurate real-time information, which they use to develop a treatment plan for you.
Cardiac imaging gives physicians detailed pictures of the heart as it beats, including:
Our physicians are experts at reading heart-imaging tests
MedStar Heart Institute has one of the most advanced imaging programs in the region, including state-of-the-art equipment and expert staff to interpret these complex tests.
To make an appointment for our imaging center, please call 202-877-5000. This phone number allows you access to the appointment lines for Cardiac Echo, Cardiac CT or Cardiac MRI.
For nuclear cardiology tests, including myocardial perfusion imaging, D-Spect, gated perfusion imaging and MUGA, please call 202-877-6066.