February 9th, 2011

A monthly clinic to treat patients with electrical disturbances of the heart is offered by Great River Cardiology at Great River Medical Center in West Burlington, Iowa.

Treatment is provided by Brian Olshansky, M.D., a cardiac electrophysiologist with the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, and Great River Cardiology’s Medical Director Abdullah Alwahdani, M.D.

Treatments and services provided by Drs. Olshansky and Alwahdani include:

  • Defibrillator implants
  • Electrophysiological evaluation
  • Pacemaker implants

The clinic is offered the second Wednesday of the month. Patients must have a physician referral.

Great River Cardiology provides diagnostic and treatment services for a range of conditions including congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease, high cholesterol and peripheral artery disease. Services offered include:

  • Carotid angiography
  • Coronary angiography
  • Echocardiography and transesophageal echocardiography
  • Electrocardiography
  • Event and Holter monitoring
  • Heart-vessel balloon, stent and atherectomy procedures
  • Nuclear cardiology
  • Peripheral angiography/angioplasty
  • Segmental pressure measurement
  • Stress testing

For more information about the cardiac electrophysiology clinic or Great River Cardiology, call 319-768-1820.