Satjit Bhusri Contributor

Dr. Bhusri is an attending cardiologist at the Lenox Hill Heart & Vascular Institute and an assistant professor of cardiology at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine.

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Surgical Treatment for Heart Failure: Understanding Your Options

Learn the next step in heart failure treatment when medications and lifestyle changes aren’t enough.

This Is What Happens to Your Body During Heart Failure

No, it doesn’t mean your heart has actually failed.

Life After Open-Heart Surgery: What to Expect During Recovery

Recovery from cardiac surgery is an ongoing process.

Medications for Heart Failure: Understanding Your Options

The #1 rule is to stick to your treatment plan.

Knowing These 4 Numbers Can Help You Prevent Heart Disease

These four numbers reveal a lot about your heart health.

Cancer Treatment and Heart Failure: What’s the Link?

Certain cancer therapies can increase your risk for heart failure. Here’s what you need to know.

Diagnosing Heart Disease: The 8 Key Tests You Need to Know

Doctors have many different ways to check the heart’s function.

The Right Way to Test Your Blood Pressure at Home

Blood pressure readings from the doctor’s office don’t paint the whole picture.

How Cardiologists Diagnose Heart Failure

The sooner you know you have heart failure, the sooner you can be treated.

Textbook Signs of Heart Failure You Should Never Ignore

There are two heart failure signs in particular you’ll want to look for.

White Coat Hypertension: What It Means for Your BP

Does this type of elevated BP need to be treated?

5 Mistakes Patients Make Testing Their Blood Pressure

Nurses make it look so easy, right?

Why Cardiologists Care About Your Sleep Habits

Lack of sleep affects your heart health more than you think.

Is Coffee Good or Bad for Your Heart? What the Science Says

Experts have been digging into the drink’s possible connection to heart disease.

Why Cardiologists Care About Your Tooth Brushing Routine

Here’s how skipping the dentist can impact your heart health.

Symptoms of Heart Disease Vs. Heart Attack: What’s the Difference?

These serious heart conditions share similar signs.

A Silent Heart Disease Symptom You Should Never Ignore

Feeling this during a workout could mean heart trouble.

Heart Disease Warning Signs You Can’t Afford to Not Know

Some heart disease symptoms are easy to blow off.

Heart Disease in Women: Subtle Warning Signs You Need to Know

Tell-tale heart disease signs in women may surprise you.