CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT IN CAMBRIDGE
If you are looking for specialist treatment of conditions requiring cardiac rhythm management, Cambridge based consultant, Dr David Begley is a Cardiac Electrophysiologist who could find the right solutions for you.
WHAT IS CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT?
Advances in medical technology in recent years have led to the increased availability of cardiac rhythm management (CRM) systems and devices that can help to optimise long term clinical outcomes. As a leading provider of cardiac rhythm management (CRM) systems in Cambridge, Dr Begley can help to find the right solution for a wide number of heart rhythm disorders.
Modern CRM devices, like Pacemakers for example, can dramatically reduce patient symptoms and help to improve overall quality of life. Cardiac rhythm management in Cambridge can be provided in a variety of forms.
The medical specialism of cardiac electrophysiology deals with the assessment and treatment of heart rhythm problems. Disorders of the heart rhythm can cause variety of symptoms including:
- Chest Pains
- Rarely, but tragically, Sudden Death
All of the above, can have a major impact on patients and their day to day lives, which is why is it so important to be able to offer safe, effective CRM solutions.
WHAT TYPES OF CARDIAC RYTHYM MANAGEMENT ARE AVAILABLE IN CAMBRIDGE?
At Begley Cardiac Rythym Management, Dr Begley can utilise his many years of experience to provide you with the perfect solution for your own cardiac condition. He is a specialist in both of the following types of treatment:
Catheter Ablation – a minimally-invasive procedure used to remove or terminate a faulty electrical pathway from sections of the hearts of those who are prone to developing cardiac arrhythmias such as atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, supraventricular tachycardias (SVT).
Pacemaker Fitting – is a small electrical device that is surgically implanted into the chest. This will emits electrical impulses through the wires to your heart to prevent it from beating to slowly.
WHO CAN BENEFIT FROM CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT IN CAMBRIDGE?
Heart rhythm disorders and abnormalities can be a symptom of a number of different medical afflictions. Patients can often present with a wide variety of symptoms when the heart is beating too fast (tachycardia) or too slow (bradycardia).
Anyone suffering from palpitations or black outs, should seek the advice of their GP or Physician. Upon referral, CRM can provide effective relief from a number of conditions including:
- Premature ventricular contractions (PVCs or ectopics)
- Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT)
- Atrial flutter or fibrillation (AF)
- Atrial tachycardia
- Ventricular tachycardia (VT)
Whatever you our individual cardiac rythym management requirements, Dr Begley and his team can explain all the options open to you to ensure that you are able to live life to the full.
If you have experienced symptoms you might think are related to heart rhythm disturbance or have been diagnosed with an arrhythmia please discuss with your general practitioner whether referral is appropriate.