Cardiology Services | Best Heart Specialists in Malaysia

Cardiology Treatments | Meet the Best Cardiologists in Malaysia

Cardiology is a medical field devoted to the heart and blood vessels, encompassing the diagnosis and treatment of congenital defects, coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, and other related issues.

A cardiologist, also known as a heart specialist, is a doctor who specialises in this area, focusing on the prevention, management, and treatment of heart problems, with the aim to enhance the quality of life for patients.

Interesting heart - related facts

6 Interesting Facts Of The Human Heart

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An Adult's Heart
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Woman's Heart
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Coronary Artery Disease
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Science Of The Heart
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Look After Your Heart
Adult heart beats 100,000 times/day, pumps 5L blood daily.
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Knowing Your Heart

The human heart is a muscular organ, and it is the strongest muscle in our body. Our heart is located in the centre of our chest, slightly underneath and to the left of our breastbone (sternum) in the thoracic area. It is protected by the ribcage.

As the main organ in the cardiovascular system and central part of the circulatory system, our heart is an important organ. When our heart beats, it pumps oxygenated blood throughout our body via blood vessels or the circulatory system. In this way, oxygen, nutrients, hormones, and other vital substances are transported to every part of our body while carbon dioxide and other metabolic wastes are removed from the blood vessels.

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What anatomical components make up the human heart?

The position of the heart is in the central region of the chest, slightly to the left and beneath the sternum (breastbone) in the thoracic region, where the ribcage protects it.


What Does a Heart Specialist Treat: Understanding Cardiovascular Conditions and Diseases

The Department of Statistics Malaysia (DOSM) reported the leading cause of death in Malaysia as being ischaemic heart disease, which occurs due to the narrowing of arteries (coronary artery disease).

This fact emphasises the significance of primary care for good heart health in Malaysia. The highly skilled and diverse team of heart specialists at Gleneagles Hospitals is equipped with advanced technology to help diagnose, treat, and manage cardiac diseases.

Cardiovascular disease or heart disease includes a variety of conditions, such as heart rhythm issues, blood vessel disease, coronary artery disease, and heart defects. These diseases typically involve narrowing or obstructed blood vessels. However, they may also impair the muscles, valves, or rhythm of the heart.


Visit your nearby Gleneagles Hospital to learn more about our cardiology services.

A dedicated and expert team of cardiologists at Gleneagles Hospitals is available for consultation to provide the best care and assistance to patients through heart health screening, diagnosis, and treatment. Get in touch with us to book an appointment with the best cardiologist today.

Cardiology Specialists at Gleneagles Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital Kota Kinabalu
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+6088 518 911
Gleneagles Hospital Kuala Lumpur
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+603 4141 3018
Gleneagles Hospital Penang
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+604 222 9199
Gleneagles Hospital Medini Johor
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+607 560 1111
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