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.
Posted on September 20, 2021
Posted on August 20, 2021
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
Posted on July 26, 2021
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.
Posted on June 16, 2021
We want to congratulate two of our doctors for being named Castle Connolly Top Doctors for 2021!
Posted on June 10, 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
Posted on May 24, 2021
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.
Posted on April 16, 2021
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
Posted on March 22, 2021
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
Posted on March 1, 2021
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
Posted on February 22, 2021
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