Cardiovascular Effects of Obesity
Cardiovascular Effects of Obesity: Silent Progression by Alphonse M. Ambrosia, DO, Interventional Cardiologist, CVAM, CardioVascular Associates of Mesa
How Many Energy Drinks Have You Had?
A new question your cardiologist may ask you - how many energy drinks have you had?
Weight Loss - Try Ideal Protein Workshop
Ideal Protein is a medically supervised weight loss protocol dispensed only through health
care practitioners and designed to force your body to burn stored fat safely and
quickly. Call to attend a workshop: Marsha Warner Ideal Protein Coordinator (480) 641-5400.
The Connection Between Jaw Pain And A Potential Heart Attack
Interventional cardiologist, Suzanne Sorof, MD was featured in the August issue of The Arizona Republic's Livingwell AZ as she discusses nontraditional symptoms of a potential heart attack, such as jaw pain. Find out more in the article "How oral health affects overall health".
Be Your Own Advocate When It Comes to Heart Disease
Be your own advocate when it comes to heart disease - Suzanne Sorof, MD, Interventional Cardiologist
It is important to understand health information to make informed medical decisions. Fifty percent of people do not understand basic health care Information which puts them at greater risk for hospitalizations, medical complications and even death. You must know your numbers and be your own advocate.
E-cigarettes Your Heart's Friend or Foe?
E-cigarettes - are they your heart's friend or foe? CVAM interventional cardiologist, Suzanne Sorof, MD shares insight. Two major risk factors for heart disease are smoking and being overweight. Are e-cigarettes a tool to help people quit smoking or lose weight? Or, will such potential benefits just backfire and result in yet another bad habit through a new addiction to e-cigarettes or, even, a transition to traditional cigarettes?
Dr. Kaplan's Article on Remote Monitoring of Congestive Heart Failure
Dr. Kaplan’s article, “Clinician Response to Remote Active Monitoring in Patients with Heart Failure: Results of the RAPID-RF Trial”, on remote monitoring of congestive heart failure using Latitude, appeared in the March 2014 issue of "The Journal of Innovations in Cardiac Rhythm Management".
Ten Years of Providing Cardiology Services Throughout the East Valley
Ten years ago, CVAM was established to provide cardiology services for patients throughout the Phoenix East Valley. Read more about our celebration of patients!
Dr. Ambrosia and Dr. Sorof Guardian Award Recipients
We are pleased to share that Alphonse Ambrosia, DO and Suzanne Sorof, MD were recipients of the Banner Heart Hospital Guardian Award. This special recognition is for those individuals who best represent the virtues of wisdom, warmth, strength, integrity and gentleness in their daily interactions with patients.
Atrial Fibrillation Risk Assessment Quiz
Are you at risk for atrial fibrillation? Take this quiz to find out!