Traits Of A Good Cardiologist

Traits Of A Good Cardiologist

By Cynthia Thaik, M.D.

Not All Cardiologists Are Created Equal

Your heart is a vital and essential part of your body. And if something goes wrong with it, however minor the problem may be, you will have to go to a professional. Even if you experience a little chest pain, it is recommended that you get yourself checked. Your heart is also a delicate organ without which your body will not be able to survive. Therefore, you need to ensure that you visit a reputed cardiologist to check your heart health and get tested for any irregularities. Before, you decide on a dedicated cardiologist, here are a few traits which all holistic physicians must have.

  1. Certified professional:

The first trait he/she must have is the in-depth level of knowledge in his/her particular field of medicine and integrative cardiology. A cardiologist must have complete knowledge in the field of cardiology and must also have done a residency training in one of the reputed hospitals. You should never trust any uncertified medical professional.

  1. Pays attention to detail:

When it comes to your heart, a cardiologist must not ignore even the slightest irregularity he/she sees, but should be able to accurately pinpoint the problem. Even if it’s a slight chest pain, he/she should be able to understand or have a basic idea of where the problem might have originated from and suggest the tight treatment for it.

  1. Up-to-date on the latest technology:

Medical technology has advanced by leaps and bound, providing revolutionary solutions to people suffering from various kinds of ailments. There also been many advancements in the field of preventive cardiology as well. A good cardiologist will always stay up-to-date on the latest technology being released into the medical industry and even integrate it with their Cardiac services.

  1. Cares for his patients:

Lastly, a good cardiologist will always practice with their heart and the well-being of their patients will be their topmost priority. They will dedicate their entire knowledge and expertise towards curing their patients’ ailments and improving their heart health.

About the author

Dr. Cynthia Thaik, M.D. is a Harvard-trained cardiologist serving the greater Los Angeles community at her holistic health center in Burbank and Valencia, CA. Dr. Thaik is the author of Your Vibrant Heart: Restoring Health, Strength, and Spirit from the Body’s Core. To learn more about Dr. Thaik or the Holistic Healing Heart Center, or to schedule an appointment, please contact or call (818) 842-1410.