Thomson Cardiology Centre is a specialist clinic focused on the diagnosis, treatment and management of heart conditions. Situated within Thomson Medical Centre, we provide evidence-based and cost-effective outpatient medical services covering a comprehensive range of cardiac investigations.
We believe in an ethical, patient-oriented, caring and professional approach to the management of heart diseases, in a conducive environment where confidentiality is assured.
If you suffer from symptoms of chest discomfort, shortness of breath, palpitations and dizziness, or have pre-existing risk factors for heart and stroke conditions, please consult a cardiologist for a medical diagnosis.
Our Cardiology Services
Our specialist services ranges from heart disease prevention to treatment of conditions at all stages, for all age groups.
At Thomson Cardiology Centre, Dr Gerard Leong, a certified Cardiologist is trained in the diagnosis and management of various medical heart health conditions. Using only state-of-the-art cardiovascular equipment, some of the non-invasive procedures include:
- 12-Lead Electrocardiogram (ECG)
- Signal-Averaged ECG
- Ambulatory ECG (Holter) Monitoring
- Trans-Telephonic ECG
- Exercise Stress ECG (Treadmill test)
- Ambulatory Diagnostic Services
- 24-hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure (ABP) Monitoring
- Carotid Ultrasound
- Comprehensive range of blood/urine/stool investigations
- Trans-Thoracic Echocardiogram (TTE)
- Exercise Stress Echocardiogram (ESE)
- Dobutamine Stress Echocardiogram (DSE)
- High-resolution Cardiac Computed Tomography (CT)
- CT Coronary Calcium Scoring
- Multi-slice CT Coronary Angiography
Heart Screening Packages
Every adult aged 18 years and above should go for screening of cardiovascular risk factors. Patients with diabetes, high blood pressure and long-standing kidney disease have a higher risk for cardiovascular disease and should be screened regularly based on their doctor's advice.
Get a basic heart check-up for your family members and yourself to detect early risk factors for heart attack and stroke with our affordable Preventive Heart & Stroke Risk Screening.
For more information on our comprehensive heart screening packages, please refer here.
Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease
The following factors may increase your risk. If you fall in more than one category, you may be at increased risk for heart disease and stroke.
- High blood cholesterol (200 mg/dl or higher)
- High blood pressure (149/90 mm of Hg or higher)
- Diabetes mellitus
- Excessive drinking
- Lack of exercise
- Age (45 years and above)
- Family and Medical history
Please consult a cardiologist to schedule a heart screening if you suspect that you are at risk of cardiovascular disease.
Cardiology is a branch of medicine that specialize in heart disease treatment and issues related to the arteries. Common diseases include coronary artery disease, heart failure and congenital heart defects.
Thomson Cardiology Centre
Thomson Medical Centre #05-05
339 Thomson Road, Singapore 307677
T: 6717 0008
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