Perioperative transesophageal echocardiography
Perioperative transesophageal echocardiography is a test that takes place during a patient’s surgery where sound waves are used to create high-quality moving pictures of the heart and its blood vessels.
The cardiovascular anesthesiology team at Northwell Health consists of board-certified anesthesiologists who have expertise in caring for patients undergoing cardiovascular procedures and surgery. They employ state-of- the-art physiologic monitoring and have certification in perioperative transesophageal echocardiography. They work with the cardiac surgeons to provide dedicated care for patients undergoing procedures.