Cardiology

Westchester Health Cardiologists are well trained in the spectrum of Cardiovascular Diseases and all have extensive experience in their field. Our efforts are focused not only on the evaluation and treatment of cardiovascular problems, but also on preventative care. We are especially sensitive to the unique needs of women in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac disease.

In addition to providing quality cardiac care, we also work closely with both primary physicians and other specialists to coordinate and implement a total treatment plan that is right for you. Our mission is to deliver comprehensive, state-of-the-art cardiac services that will enhance the quality of your life.

We also believe patient education is critical to your long-term health. We will spend the time it takes to ensure that you and your family understand the problem, the diagnostic tests, and all the treatment options.

We want you to be prepared for any tests or procedures that are part of your appointment. Certain procedures have pre-visit requirements that you need to be aware of and adhere to prior to your arrival. Pre-visit instructions are listed here:
    

We offer a full range of state-of-the-art, in-office and outpatient services
(services vary at each location) but include:

•  Consultations       
•  EKG stress testing
•  Electrocardiography   
•  Cardioversion
•  Holter monitoring   
•  Cardiac Catheterization
•  64 Slice CT Angiogram   
•  Calcium score testing (CAC)
•  Wired and wireless event monitoring
•  Pacemaker and defibrillator monitoring
•  Anticoagulation monitoring
•  Stress echocardiography
•  Transthoracic echocardiography (TTE)
•  Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)
•  Carotid ultrasound & Doppler testing
•  T-wave alternans testing
•  ABI Diagnostic testing – (Ankle-brachial index for Peripheral Artery Disease)

Physicians specializing in
Cardiology

George Berk, MD

(914) 962-4000

Robert Pilchik, MD, FACC

(914) 962-4000