Screenings & Diagnostic Testing

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Fast, Accurate Assessment of Your Heart Health

If you are having heart trouble, you want your heart condition diagnosed quickly and accurately. Our experienced cardiologists at New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) use their extensive skills and training to do just that. In fact, we deliver emergency treatment for heart attack twice as fast as the national average.

We offer a wide range of heart screening and diagnostic tests to pinpoint the source of your cardiac condition and get you the treatment you need. Your doctor starts with minimally invasive screenings like blood tests to assess your general heart health. If necessary, your doctor may have you undergo advanced testing to diagnose and treat your heart trouble.

Heart Screenings & Tests We Offer

At NHRMC Heart Center, we perform thousands of cardiac diagnostic and screening procedures each year. Our comprehensive care includes these tests:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiology studies
  • Electrophysiology studies 
  • Intravascular ultrasound
  • Invasive cardiac testing
  • Nuclear imaging
  • Radiographic testing
  • Cardiac calcium scoring