marinsm tracker
Call Us 855-5-SECOND | 855-573-2663
Register
Login
Forgot your password?
  
Second Opinion Services
Medical Consultation leader providing
online consultation service in all areas of medicine.
Please select specialty or speak/type your second opinion inquiry

Atrial Fibrillation Treatment

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W X Y Z
Search By Title
  Search By Speciality

 

The type of treatment you need will depend on the frequency and severity of your symptoms. Most commonly, symptoms will last for less than a week, which can be managed relatively easily. But for some, the symptoms will last indefinitely, which requires a different treatment approach. The overall goal of treatment is the same – restore your natural rhythm and prevent complications, like blood clots.

There are two ways to reset the rhythm using a cardioversion. An electrical shock can be delivered to your chest to shock the heart back into sync, or special medication can be administered while your condition is monitored to see if your heart will reset on its own.

After getting the heart beat back on track, your doctor may prescribe certain medications to address the cause of A Fib. Normal treatment includes an anticoagulant (blood thinner) to prevent blood clots and reduce the risk of stroke. Anti-arrhythmia medication may also be prescribed to help regulate your heart beat and prevent future episodes. A combination of drugs may be needed to control heart rate, as well.

For some cases of A Fib, surgical intervention may be needed to repair diseased or damaged areas in the heart that restrict blood flow. A stent or pacemaker may be inserted during the repair. Or, a special technique can be used to create scar tissue on the heart to redirect electrical impulses because electricity cannot travel across scar tissue. This can be accomplished with a catheter ablation or surgical maze procedure. The scars are made using radiofrequency, cryotherapy, or heat. A catheter ablation can correct arrhythmias without the need for medication or an implantable device. Ablation of the AV node may be an option if a catheter ablation doesn’t work. A surgical maze procedure requires open heart surgery, which is not recommended unless all other options have failed.

Atrial Fibrillation Treatment from SecondOpinions.com (Cardiology, Family Practice, Internal Medicine)

Secondopinions.com provides medical second opinions and consultation services in all areas of medicine, including radiology. Getting a second opinion for Atrial Fibrillation treatment is now at your finger tips due to our patent pending cloud technology. We've made it possible for anyone to receive a Atrial Fibrillation second opinion in the privacy of their home or office.

Our medical specialists are available 24/7/365 to provide you with a second opinion regarding your Atrial Fibrillation treatment and whether or not you need this treatment. Our goal is to help patients avoid unnecessary surgeries and procedures whenever possible. If you were recommended by your physician to undergo a Atrial Fibrillation and are not sure what to do, our expert physicians are here to help you obtain a proper diagnosis.

At SecondOpinions.com, our board certified specialists are available in every medical specialty. Orthopedic doctors are standing by to re-evaluate your tests and images, if available, and to be certain that you have the most accurate diagnosis regarding a Atrial Fibrillation treatment.

Studies have shown that obtaining second opinions prevent patients from undergoing unnecessary surgeries and procedures and they also give you the peace of mind that your medical diagnosis and treatment plan are correct.

Because Peace of Mind is Priceless...

Atrial Fibrillation second opinion can give you the reassurance and peace of mind that you have the latest, up-to-date diagnosis and best treatment option. In addition, second opinions have undoubtedly saved many lives!

Order your consultation from SecondOpinions.com now!

It is critical to get a second opinion:

  • To improve your health, save you time, money and possibly even your life!
  • To assure you have a proper diagnosis.
  • To avoid unnecessary surgeries and procedures
  • To answer all of your questions in detail
  • To make sure you have the best treatment plan options
  • To make sure that no important detail was accidentally overlooked.
  • To ensure you feel comfortable about what your doctor recommended.
  • To learn about possible alternatives to your doctor's original recommendation.

Whether you are diagnosed with a medical condition or simply have a question, before you decide, we are here to help 24/7/365! Our medical specialists including orthopedic doctors are trained at top US hospitals and will provide a reliable, professional and independent second medical opinion about your Atrial Fibrillation treatment.

Order Cardiology Second Opinion

Written Consultations
Phone Consultations
Video Consultations
Center of excellence Written Report ?The turn around time for Centers Of Excellence can take between 7-14 daysExtended Written Report ?Extended Written Report (1page) with review of medical file (3-10 pages)Full Chart Review ?Extended Written Report for Full Chart Review (up to 50 pages)
$2000.00$219.00$449.00
 
Order Now
Extended Phone Consultation ?Extended Phone Consultation (15-20 min)Extended Plus Phone Consultation ?Extended Plus Phone Consultation (35-40 min)
$249.00$599.00
 
Order Now
Extended Video Consultation ?Extended Video Consultation (15-20 min)Extended Plus Video Consultation ?Extended Plus Video Consultation (35-40 min)
$249.00$599.00
 
Order Now

Order Internal Medicine Second Opinion

Written Consultations
Phone Consultations
Video Consultations
Center of excellence Written Report ?The turn around time for Centers Of Excellence can take between 7-14 daysExtended Written Report ?Extended Written Report (1page) with review of medical file (3-10 pages)Full Chart Review ?Extended Written Report for Full Chart Review (up to 50 pages)
$2000.00$119.00$389.00
 
Order Now
Extended Phone Consultation ?Extended Phone Consultation (15-20 min)Extended Plus Phone Consultation ?Extended Plus Phone Consultation (35-40 min)
$219.00$399.00
 
Order Now
Extended Video Consultation ?Extended Video Consultation (15-20 min)Extended Plus Video Consultation ?Extended Plus Video Consultation (35-40 min)
$219.00$399.00
 
Order Now
Support
CALL US
855-573-2663
855-5-SECOND
Subscribe to our
FREE Newsletter
...
Images interpreted by USARAD.COM
Accredited by the Joint Commission
cc logos
This service should be used for second opinions, additional medical reviews and consultations; not for primary diagnosis or treatment. Please always consult your primary doctor for final diagnosis and treatment.