Dr Halit Alüzüm


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Dr Mehmet Vedat Caldir


The department of cardiology at Turkish Hospital is a center providing the highest quality cardiovascular care with its up-to-date medical equipment. The department includes two cardiologists and a sufficient number of staff numbers at the moment.

Inpatient services include a four-bed intensive care unit (ICU) and inpatient care unit. Services include cardiac catheterization, primary angioplasty, echocardiography, stress testing, blood pressure monitoring, 24-hr rhythm Holter monitoring. A detailed list of the procedures performed by our department can be found on our website. ?

The department offers outpatient consultation and evaluation for new patients on the ground floor with two outpatient rooms. Outpatient services include general cardiology clinics dedicated to diagnosing and treating most cardiac diseases such as hypertension, hyperlipidemia, aortic diseases, heart failure, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, pericardial disease, rhythm abnormalities, and cardiomyopathies.?

In addition to outpatient services, the department can provide solutions for acute diseases such as heart attack, acute heart failure, pulmonary edema, acutely developed rhythm disturbances 24 hours a day in case of emergency admissions.

Cardiology Procedures

  • Electrocardiography (ECG)
  • 2D Transthoracic Echocardiography
  • Doppler and Color Doppler Echocardiography
  • Treadmill Exercise Stress Testing
  • Contrast Echocardiography
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography
  • 24-hr Holter ECG monitoring
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring by Computed Tomography
  • Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography
  • Transvenous Cardiac Pacemaker Placement (temporary)
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angiography
  • Peripheral vascular angiography
  • Peri cardiocentesis
  • Elective and Urgent Cardioversion