Soffer Health Institute
Cardiologists, Telemedicine, & Primary Care located in Aventura, Weston & North Miami, FL
At the Soffer Health Institute, with offices in Aventura and Weston, Florida, board-certified cardiologist, Ariel Soffer, MD, FACC, and Furqan Tejani, MD located in North Miami Beach, FL offer the latest advancements in cardiology care. Dr. Soffer and his team provide on-site diagnostic testing for a wide range of acute and chronic heart conditions. He focuses on the least invasive treatment whenever possible. You can also receive cardiology care through telemedicine services. If you have new symptoms of a heart condition or need help managing existing heart disease, request an appointment online or call Soffer Health Institute today.
Cardiology Q & A
What cardiology services are available?
Cardiology services at Soffer Health Institute focus on caring for both acute and chronic heart conditions. The philosophy of the medical team is to use the least invasive techniques to treat your condition and promote the natural healing ability of your own body.
The team offers on-site diagnostic testing services and customized treatments for a variety of heart-related conditions, including but not limited to:
- Chest pain (angina)
- Valve dysfunction
- Irregular heartbeat
- Chronic heart diseases
- Congestive heart failure
The team is also highly skilled at managing your care following a heart attack and provides personalized resources to help you prevent another one.
You can receive ongoing medical monitoring and diagnostic cardiology services in the office, or you can check-in using the convenience of telemedicine services. This allows you to meet with the team virtually using the latest technology and popular apps.
What can I expect during my initial cardiology consultation?
During your initial evaluation for potential heart-related symptoms, your provider takes time to review your personal and family medical history. They perform a physical exam of your body and may request diagnostic testing to assess the function of your heart.
When your diagnosis is confirmed, the team customizes a treatment plan that focuses on using the least invasive techniques to improve your heart function and health.
What treatments are available for heart problems?
There are a variety of advanced cardiology treatments available at Soffer Health Institute, many of which are noninvasive. Initially, you may be prescribed medications, such as aspirin, to reduce the chances of a blood clot or nitroglycerin to relieve chest pain. Other medications and supplements may include beta-blockers, calcium-channel blockers, cholesterol-lowering medications, omega-3 fats, and vitamins.
The medical team also focuses on helping you make necessary lifestyle changes to improve heart health and prevent serious heart-related diseases and complications.
To help you make these changes, they provide:
- Diet and exercise counseling
- Smoking cessation resources
- Stress reduction techniques