COVID-19 UPDATE: All elective surgeries and procedures are cancelled until further notice. Please see our latest visitor policy. If you think you may have been exposed or have symptoms, please call your provider before visiting one of our locations. For more information, please visit our online COVID-19 Information Center or call the Montefiore-Einstein COVID-19 Hotline: 1-844-444-CV19 (1-844-444-2819).

ACTUALIZACIÓN SOBRE EL COVID-19: Todas las cirugías y operaciones quedan canceladas hasta nuevo aviso. Lea nuestras nuevas normas para visitas. Si cree que podría haber estado en contacto con la enfermedad o si presenta síntomas, por favor llame a su proveedor antes de acudir a cualquiera de nuestros centros. Más información en nuestro Centro de Información en Línea sobre el COVID-19 o llamando a la línea informativa Montefiore-Einstein de COVID-19: 1-844-444-CV19 (1-844-444-2819).

Preparing for an Appointment
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Preparing for an Appointment

Providing convenient, reliable appointment services is our priority at Tarrytown Cardiology Associates. Whether a patient is scheduling a diagnostic test or a consultation, our staff responds promptly to all appointment requests.

Scheduling Diagnostic and Testing Services

Before making an appointment:

  • Check your insurance plans to ensure testing is covered
  • Complete the new patient form online and print a copy to bring with you to the appointment

Bring to Your Appointment

Please bring the following items to appointments with a Montefiore Medical Center cardiologist:

  • Appointment information
  • Name of primary care doctor
  • Name and telephone number of referring physicianInsurance cards
  • Medical or personal records (prior lab tests)
  • A list of questions you may have for the physician
  • New patient form (available online)
  • A referral form from your insurance company or doctor

Preparing for an Echocardiogram or Nuclear Cardiogram

Before your echocardiogram or nuclear cardiogram:

  • Avoid solid food or caffeine within six hours of the scan and take oral fluids to avoid dehydration. Contact the office for specific instruction pertaining to medications.
  • Learn more about your risk factors – they are different for men and women.
  • Inform your doctor of any medications you take; if you have health conditions such as diabetes, knee or hip problems, arthritis, asthma or chronic lung disease; of any history of stroke or vascular disease of the leg; and if you are pregnant or a nursing mother.