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Conditions We Treat

At Danbury Hospital, we provide expert, collaborative, multidisciplinary care, inpatient and outpatient, for the full range of cardiovascular conditions, including those that affect the heart, heart valves and the vascular system.

General Cardiology: Sometimes called non-invasive cardiology, this is the medical specialty focusing on the diagnosis and treatment of all types of heart disease:


  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Angina (Chest Pain)
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Insufficiency/Aortic Regurgitation
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Endocarditis
  • Arrhythmia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease
  • Bradycardia (slow heart rate)
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitation
  • Heart Rhythm Disorder
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Irregular Heartbeat
  • Lipid Disorder
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Endocarditis
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myocardial Infarction (heart attack)
  • Non-ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NSTEMI)
  • Palpitations
  • Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI)
  • Tachycardia (fast heart beat)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome

Interventional Cardiology: A medical sub-specialty of cardiology, interventional cardiology focuses on using catheters to diagnose and treat heart disease:


  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Angina (Chest Pain)
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Heart Attac
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • Myocardial Infarction (heart attack)
  • Non-ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NSTEMI)
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI
  • Unstable Angina

Electrophysiology (EP): A medical sub-specialty of cardiology, electrophysiology focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting and affected by the heart’s electrical system. 


  • Arrhythmia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Bradycardia (slow heart rate
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Heart Palpitation
  • Heart Rhythm Disorder
  • Irregular Heartbeat
  • Palpitations
  • Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia (fast heart beat)
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome

Cardiac Surgery:  Cardiac surgeons have completed specialty training in cardiology and surgery, with additional training focused on surgical treatment of heart disease. Through our collaboration with our network partner Danbury Hospital with certain surgeries performed at Danbury, we treat conditions including:


  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Insufficiency/Aortic Regurgitation
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Endocarditis
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Endocarditis
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ventricular Septal Defect

Structural Heart: Atrial Septal Defect; Congenital Heart Disease; Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)

Vascular: Vascular surgeons have completed specialty training in vascular (care of the veins and arteries) medicine and surgery:


  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic, Non-healing Wounds
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT
  • Mesenteric Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Varicose Veins
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thrombosis


Heart Valve and Vascular Care