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Painful swelling of the legs and ankles can have many causes. Often this condition is caused by overexertion or strain during exercise, but if this is the case the symptoms usually go away quickly, within a few days. If your pain and swelling have persisted and become chronic, it may indicate more serious problems, so…

You don’t have to tell our Hudson County Cardiologist that a stroke is one of the most catastrophic events that can happen to the human brain. Modern medical techniques increase the possibility of surviving a stroke if doctors are able to provide clot-busting drugs or provide other forms of intervention during the first few minutes…

Many people about to seek vein treatment in Hackensack for the first time have questions about what to expect in their first appointment. Having had medical tests that required them to fast for some time beforehand, or to run on treadmills or otherwise exercise when they’re not used to it, or undergo painful and invasive…

Stress, as we’ve been told by the best vein doctors in New Jersey and researchers, is generally bad for us. It might have actually been a blessing back in our cave man days, when a sudden noise really should have been responded to with the “fight or flight” response. That response caused our hearts to…

The first thing the best cardiologists in Hackensack want you to understand about cholesterol is that not only is it not always bad for you, it’s one of the most important “building blocks” your body needs to stay in good health. When we eat foods derived from animal products, the fat in these foods can’t…

In our long experience as some of the best New Jersey vein specialists, we have found that most patients who ask the question “Will my varicose veins get bigger if I don’t have them treated” already know the answer. When we ask them what has prompted them to ask, 9 times out of 10 they…

Ultrasound is one of the most important advances in medical technology in recent decades. The word “ultrasound” refers to the fact that this imaging technology uses oscillating sound waves that are too high in frequency to be heard by the human ear. But these sound waves can be detected by instruments, and because they change…

Painful swelling of the legs and ankles can have many causes. Often this condition is caused by overexertion or strain during exercise, but if this is the case the symptoms usually go away quickly, within a few days. If your pain and swelling have persisted and become chronic, it may indicate more serious problems, so…

Cross County Cardiology: Hackensack Cardiologists

Embed from Getty Images   In our practice as premier Hackensack cardiologists – when we meet new patients one of the first things we ask them is whether there is a history of heart disease or cardiovascular disease in their family. And we ask this for a good reason, because there is strong body of…

Bergen County Cardiology Specialists would like you to know that like the rest of the organs in the body, the heart needs oxygen to function. When blood flow to the heart is reduced or completely cut off, the heart is deprived of oxygen and other vital nutrients needed for its survival. When the heart is…

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