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Revolutionizing Cardiac Care: The Role of EECP at Rochester Medical Center

Revolutionizing Cardiac Care: The Role of EECP at Rochester Medical Center

May 6, 2024

At Rochester Medical Center, we’re proud to offer innovative treatments that revolutionize cardiac care, and one such treatment is Enhanced External Counterpulsation (EECP). EECP is a non-invasive therapy that has shown remarkable results in managing and improving symptoms of various cardiac conditions, including angina, heart failure, and coronary artery disease. Understanding EECP Enhanced External Counterpulsation … Read More

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Understanding and Treating Arrhythmias at Rochester Medical Center

Understanding and Treating Arrhythmias at Rochester Medical Center

April 16, 2024

Our hearts rely on a precise electrical system to contract and pump blood effectively. However, when this electrical activity becomes disrupted, it can lead to arrhythmias – abnormal heart rhythms where the heart beats too fast, too slow, or irregularly. One of the most common arrhythmias is atrial fibrillation (AFib). What is Atrial Fibrillation? Atrial … Read More

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Apolipoprotein B is a Game-Changer in Cardiovascular Risk Assessment

Apolipoprotein B is a Game-Changer in Cardiovascular Risk Assessment

March 21, 2024

When it comes to assessing cardiovascular risk, traditional cholesterol measurements have long been the go-to indicators. However, the spotlight is now shifting towards a more comprehensive marker – apolipoprotein B (apoB). This protein is emerging as a crucial player in cardiovascular health, offering a more accurate reflection of the total number of atherogenic particles in … Read More

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Rochester Medical Center’s Guide to American Heart Health Month

February 14, 2024

As February unfolds, our attention shifts to a cause that transcends conventional associations with the month. American Heart Health Month takes center stage, and Rochester Medical Center stands committed to raising awareness about cardiovascular health. This month serves as a poignant reminder to prioritize our hearts and take proactive steps toward a healthier, more resilient … Read More

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The Benefits of Having a RMC Primary Care Physician

February 1, 2024

In the fast-paced world of healthcare, having a reliable guide on your wellness journey is invaluable. A primary care physician (PCP) serves as the cornerstone of your health, offering comprehensive care and personalized attention. At the Rochester Medical Center, our team of experts are always accepting new patients and are ready to help you take … Read More

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Understanding Long-Term Cardiac Complications of COVID-19

December 12, 2023

COVID-19 Prognosis & Cardiac Complications The COVID-19 epidemic rocked the world from 2019-2022 and even today we are still dealing with the repercussions of COVID-19. As the world recovers from this deadly endemic plenty of COVID patients are still dealing with long-term cardiac issues. COVID was initially recognized as a respiratory disease but has been … Read More

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Transforming Cardiac Care: HeartFlow FFR-CT at Atallah Heart Center

October 23, 2023

Atallah Heart Center is at the forefront of cardiovascular care, and we are bringing a revolutionary solution to their patients – HeartFlow FFR-CT. This groundbreaking technology is changing the way cardiac issues are diagnosed and managed, providing a non-invasive alternative to traditional procedures that involve surgical risks. Let’s dive into the world of HeartFlow FFR-CT … Read More

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Who Would Be a Good Candidate for a Heart Scan: 3D CT Angiography?

September 21, 2023

In today’s fast-paced world, heart-related ailments have become increasingly prevalent due to various lifestyle factors. As a result, medical advancements continue to evolve, and one such breakthrough is the 3D CT Angiography, a non-invasive imaging technique that allows physicians to examine the heart and blood vessels with incredible precision. But who would benefit most from … Read More

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RMC Care

February 12, 2018

Where Caring Begins and Outcomes Make the Difference Dr. Atallah’s heart beats with a passion to heal. A board certified cardiologist, he is a firm believer in the “simpler is better” ideal. For more than 42 years he has built his cardiology practice by stressing non-invasive procedures and outpatient care. By establishing the Rochester Medical … Read More

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