Long Island's Best Cardiologists
Led by Medical Director and Founder David Kavesteen, the Cardiology team at Heart and Health Medical is Long Island’s foremost experts in preventative care, with sophisticated and cutting-edge equipment, a highly trained and experience staff of nurses, physicians assistants, medical technicians, and cardiologists, and four office locations in Long Island. Heart and Health offers the most advanced and comprehensive cardiovascular care available. Expert heart specialists with extensive knowledge and experience to take care of all aspects of heart health starting from arrhythmias, cholesterol, cardiac catheterizations to the congenital heart disease.
Heart and Health Medical is known for its commitment to each patients well-being by providing patients access to the best possible medical testing and developing unique medical care plans for each patient. Heart and Health has won the Patient Choice Award in 2008, 2009 and 2010. Dr. Kavesteen is recognized as a “Leading Physician of the World” and the “Top Cardiologist in Babylon, NY” by the International Association of Cardiologists, and as “One of America’s Top Cardiologists 2010″ by the Consumers’ Research Council of America.
Top Rated Cardiology Care
Our approach has always been to engage all our patients in the most companionate way and provide excellent cardiology expertise and guidance. We have been leaders in developing policies that ensure high-quality cardiac care to improve the future of cardiac patients for over 15 years. Our cardiologists treat the patients fairly with the utmost respect throughout the process.
Our aim is to explain different options and help the patients in making informed choices. Our office is equipped with all the traditional and modern cardio diagnostic services for effectively managing the cardiovascular health of our patients. Patients will get extensive cardiology treatment and care in the most sophisticated environment. Our team is effective in handling complex procedures by using the best specialists in the best hospitals. Our in-house services include Echocardiography, Cardiac Imaging, Radiation Free Stress Testing, Carotid Doppler, Holter Monitor, and many more. We have affiliations with the best hospitals, interventional cardiologists, and electro-physiologists.
When To See A Cardiologist
Cardiovascular Conditions & Diseases
- Angina (Chest Pain)
- Coronary Artery Disease
- Heart Attack
- Heart Valve Disease
- Pulmonary heart disease – Pulmonary hypertension
- Congestive heart failure
- Heart murmurs
- Patent foramen ovale (PFO)
- Hypertensive heart disease
- Ischemic heart disease – Ischemic cardiomyopathy
- Atrial septal defect (ASD)
- Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM/ HOCM)
- Congenital heart diseases
- Atrial myxoma
- High blood pressure
- Mitral Valve Prolapse
Symptoms of Cardiovascular Disease
- Abnormal heartbeats that feel fluttering, pounding, or rapid.
- Angina – chest pain
- Chest discomfort or chest pain
- Fainting or near fainting
- Getting out of breath (breathlessness) while at rest or with exertion
- Heart rhythm changes
- Numbness, pain, coldness, or weakness in your arms or legs.
- Pain occurring in the jaw, back, neck, throat, or upper abdomen
- Persistent or dry cough
- Racing heartbeat
- Shortness of breath
- Slow heartbeat
- Swollen ankles, legs, and feet
- Unusual spots or skin rashes
Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease
- Family history
- High blood pressure
- Physical inactivity
- High cholesterol
- Gender (males are at an increased risk)
- Elevated C-reactive protein