Good article at Orlando Health about the things to ask your new Cardiologist on your 1st visit. A brief overview (read the whole thing at the link, or by clicking here)

  1. How does my family history affect my heart health?
  2. What role does my blood pressure play?
  3. What is my cholesterol level and how does it affect my heart?
  4. Am I experiencing problems because my age, gender, or weight?
  5. How would I know if I’m having a heart attack?
  6. Are my eating habits affecting my heart?
  7. How does exercise affect my heart symptoms?
  8. Is my level of stress/anxiety increasing my risk of heart complications?
  9. What are my treatment options for the heart symptoms I am having?
  10. What should I do if my symptoms don’t go away?

Dr. John Groll, M.D.