Cardiac Catheterization


A Cardiac Catheterization is a safe and effective test to examine how well your heart is working and its blood supply.

A thin tube is placed into your artery in your groin/arm and then reed-like, thinner tubes, are guided to your heart. The doctor then injects iodine containing dye to see if there are any blockages in the blood vessels that supply your heart and in the cavity to check heart muscle function.