DR A. O. ADEYEMO - CARDIOLOGIST
PRETORIA OLD EAST, ZAMBEZI & AKASIA
Dr A. O. Adeyemo is a Cardiologist based at Netcare Montana Hospital in Pretoria North and Mediclinic Heart Hospital in Arcadia.
Dr A.O Adeyemo focus on chest pain, high blood pressure and heart failure, as well as problems with your heart valves, blood vessels and other heart and vascular issues.
They can order tests like electrocardiograms, echocardiograms and CTs (computed tomography) to find out what’s wrong.
With their diagnosis, they can order medicine, help you start healthier exercise and eating habits or do cardiac catheterization.
Some basic information can give your cardiologist valuable information about your cardiovascular health, such as your:
- Blood pressure.
- Cholesterol levels.
- Blood glucose (sugar) levels.
Your provider will look at all of this information and any test results to figure out your risk factors for heart problems.
They’ll also want to know if you smoke, how much you exercise, what you eat and which medicines you’re taking.
Cardiologists can treat a wide range of heart and vascular problems, including:
- High blood pressure.
- High cholesterol.
- Angina (chest pain).
- Sudden cardiac arrest.
- Heart failure.
- Heart attack.
- Blood clots.
- Atrial fibrillation and other heart rhythm disorders.
- Cardiogenic shock.
- Heart valve problems.
- Heart abnormalities.
- Congenital (from birth) conditions.
- Problems with your aorta (aneurysm, stenosis).
- Problems with your arteries (peripheral artery disease, subclavian artery disease, renal artery disease, coronary artery disease).
The Doctor can order the following tests, but other healthcare providers may perform some of these tests:
- Cardiac catheterization.
- Chest X-ray.
- Cardiac MRI (magnetic resonance imaging).
- Cardiac CT (computed tomography).
- Coronary angiogram.
- Stress tests.
- Electrocardiogram (EKG).
- Transesophageal echocardiogram (TEE).
- Holter monitor.
- Event monitor.
Map & Directions
Mediclinic Heart Hospital,
551 Park Street,
Suite 10, First Floor,
Netcare Montana Hospital,
Cnr Dr Swanepoel & Rooibos Streets,
Mediclinic Heart Hospital: 012-440-0354
Netcare Montana Hospital: 012-523-3091