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September is National Cholesterol Education Month and is the perfect time to find out your cholesterol levels and take steps to prevent or reduce high cholesterol.

The capacity of the body to create new life is still a medical fascination. We do know that the cardiovascular system plays a critical role in allowing a body to accommodate for the new life. It has the capacity to tolerate drastic changes in the blood fluid volume as well as increase the… read more

If you couldn't understand your healthcare provider, would you trust them? Trusting a healthcare provider does not come naturally for some patients, especially if they don't speak the same language. Going to an appointment can create panic or fear for those who speak different languages. 

We want to congratulate two of our doctors for being named Castle Connolly Top Doctors for 2021! 

Typically, our heart beats in a regular "rhythm" between 60 and 100 beats per minute. It is regulated by a specialized group of cells called the sino-atrial node (aka the natural pacemaker of your heart) located in the top right chamber of the heart, or right atrium. This natural… read more

May is National High Blood Pressure Education Month. We wanted to take this opportunity to explain what hypertension is, what you can do to monitor it and what risk factors can predispose you to it. 

How does stress affect your heart? While under stress, our hypothalamus, a tiny control center in our brain sends out signals to release stress hormones. When this happens, your heart races and your breath quickens. This response was designed to protect your body in an emergency by preparing you to… read more

As the preeminent full-service cardiology practice on eastern Long Island, North Suffolk Cardiology is proud to offer a comprehensive Cardiac Device Center dedicated to the management and monitoring of cardiac devices. At North Suffolk Cardiology, we are uniquely able to provide you access to a… read more

March is National Nutrition Month® and the perfect time to focus on your nutrition and the vital role it plays in your health. National Nutrition Month® is an annual campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  This year's message is Personalize Your Plate. There is no one-… read more

North Suffolk Cardiology is pleased to announce the implementation of our Chronic Care Management Program. Chronic Care Management (CCM) is a program that we offer to all Medicare patients with two or more chronic conditions, i.e., heart failure, coronary artery disease, hypertension, atrial… read more