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What Is the Head-­up Tilt Test (Hutt)?

If you feel lightheaded, have a rapid heartbeat upon standing, or suffer from fainting spells it's very important that you reach out to your doctor. They can recommend you undergo the head-up tilt-table (HUTT) test or tilt-table test...
Jun 3rd, 2021

EKG and Stress Tests

Heart disease is one of the top reasons for death in both men and women. You must talk with your cardiologist and determine your risk of heart disease or stroke through the use of EKGs and stress tests.
May 25th, 2021

When Is Treadmill Testing Needed?

A treadmill test can provide important information about the health of your heart. Your Tomball, TX, cardiologist, Dr. Daljit Muttiana of Cardiovascular Institute may recommend the test to determine how well your heart works when you exercise...
Mar 22nd, 2021

Arrhythmia: Causes and Symptom

Although arrhythmias are often nothing to worry about, some heartbeat problems can cause serious health issues. Your Tomball, TX, cardiologist, Dr. Daljit Muttiana of Cardiovascular Institute, can determine why your heart is beating irregularly...
Mar 18th, 2021

Knowing the Signs of a Heart Murmur

At the Cardiovascular Institute P.A., our staff believes that a healthy heart results in a better quality of life. You may have heard the term "heart murmur" before and automatically deemed it as something associated with a heart attack.
Jan 25th, 2021

What Kind of Tests are Performed to Check for Heart Disease?

Need to be screened for heart disease? Does heart disease run in your family? Are you concerned about the health of your heart as you get older? If so, it may be time to schedule an appointment with our Tomball, TX, cardiologist Dr. Daljit Muttiana.
Dec 30th, 2020

Following the Right Diet When You Have Hypertension

Stroke, vision problems, heart attack, and more. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, contributes to all these health conditions and more. At Cardiovascular Institute in Tomball, TX, Dr. Daljit Muttiana encourages his patients to pursue a heart-healthy...
Dec 14th, 2020

How Stress Affects the Heart

Stress can have a negative impact on your overall health and the heart in particular. Even minor stress can increase the risk of experiencing heart-related problems, including high blood pressure.
Oct 20th, 2020

What Is Angina?

You have chest pain periodically. Your cardiologist, Dr. Daljit Muttiana, recognizes it as angina. He wants you to know about this serious cardiac condition and how you can manage your symptoms.
Oct 7th, 2020

Leading a Heart Healthy Lifestyle

At Cardiovascular Institute in Tomball, TX, Dr. Daljit Muttiana and his team promote heart-healthy lifestyles. Prolonging lives and helping people feel and function at their best, cardiac wellness touches every aspect of daily activity, nutrition and diet.
Sep 23rd, 2020

How Does a Pacemaker Work?

Is your physician contemplating pacemaker insertion to regulate your heart rate? At Cardiovascular Institute, cardiologist, Dr. Daljit Muttiana, provides this life-changing device for qualified patients in the Tomball, TX, area.
Aug 19th, 2020

When Is an EKG Used?

An electrocardiogram, likewise known as an ECG or EKG is a test that’s capable of recording your heart’s electrical activity via small electrode patches that are placed on the skin of the chest, legs, and arms.
Jun 23rd, 2020

When Should You See a Cardiologist?

Seeing a cardiologist is truly a matter of the heart! A cardiologist is a medical doctor who specializes in preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions and disorders of the heart. While most people just turn to their regular doctor...
May 22nd, 2020

Be Proactive Against Heart Disease

Want to improve heart health? Here’s how… There are many factors that can increase someone’s risk for developing heart disease during their lifetime. While some factors such as genetics cannot be altered, there are a variety of lifestyle factors...
Apr 24th, 2020

Heart Rhythm Conditions

Your heart is constantly working hard, it doesn’t matter if you're sitting, walking, running, or even sleeping. As one of the hardest working muscles in our body, it is important that we make sure that our heart is healthy.
Apr 9th, 2020

What is a Pacemaker?

A pacemaker may save your life if you have an abnormal heart rhythm. Your Tomball, TX, cardiologist, Dr. Daljit Muttiani of Cardiovascular Institute, diagnoses and treats heart diseases and conditions that affect heart rhythm and electrical activity.
Mar 5th, 2020

What Exactly is an EKG?

Find out what this simple test could tell you about the health of your heart. With heart disease being the number one killer of men and women in the US (and around the world), it is incredibly important that everyone is doing their part to stay healthy.
Feb 24th, 2020

What Is an Electrocardiogram

An electrocardiogram (EKG) is a quick test that your cardiologist uses to assess your heart function. Your Tomball, TX, cardiologist, Dr. Daljit Muttiana of Cardiovascular Institute, uses EKGs and other diagnostic tests to determine...
Dec 20th, 2019

Pharmacological Stress Tests

Are you unable to undergo a traditional stress test because you can't tolerate exercising on a treadmill or stationary bike? Pharmacologic stress tests, offered by your Tomball, TX, cardiologist, Dr. Daljit Muttiana of Cardiovascular Institute, P.A...
Dec 4th, 2019

Signs That You May Have High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is dangerous and it goes undetected for many others. Your Tomball, TX, doctor, can tell you more about hypertension, high blood pressure. What is high blood pressure?
Sep 26th, 2019

Carotid Ultrasound

A carotid ultrasound is a painless diagnostic test that helps your cardiologist diagnose any blockages or narrowing in your carotid arteries. Performed by your Tomball, TX, cardiologist, Dr. Daljit Muttiana...
Aug 20th, 2019

The Importance of Cardiovascular Health

Learn some helpful tips for keeping your heart healthy and free of disease. Our heart is a pretty amazing organ—beating about 115,000 times and pumping about 2,000 gallons of blood every day, it should come as no surprise that having a healthy heart...
Jun 21st, 2019