Department of Cardiology

Firova Elvira Mikhailovna

Head of the Department of Cardiology.
First category cardiologist
Ph.D. in Medicine

Highly qualified specialists, including Ph.D’s and doctors of Medicine, work in the Department of Cardiology of the IEM Clinic. In addition to inpatient treatment, the department’s doctors provide outpatient and advisory assistance.

The department works in close cooperation with the scientific departments of the Institute of Experimental Medicine, introducing advanced scientific developments into clinical practice. The department’s specialists conduct scientific research for studying of the role of lipid metabolism disorders, endothelial dysfunction and metabolism in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular diseases, as well as for finding ways of correction of these disorders.

The Department of cardiology carries out the entire cycle of patient management:

  • complex cardiological diagnostics;
  • cardiological, general therapeutic and rehabilitation treatment;
  • secondary prevention aimed at a promising reduction in the risks of cardiovascular complications.

The department conducts:

  • Pharmacotherapy in the required volume with the use of modern drugs. Drugs of pharmacotherapeutic classes are used, which are indicated for a particular patient for the treatment of the underlying disease and concomitant diseases of the internal organs.
  • Extracorporeal therapy.
  • Physiotherapy, physiotherapy exercises.
  • Diet therapy according to the prescription of the attending physician.
  • Participation of patients in the work of training groups.

Diagnostic methods:

  • echocardiography (ultrasound of the heart) with color mapping, including contrast echocardiography;
  • stress echocardiography;
  • electrocardiography (ECG);
  • daily monitoring of cardiac activity according to Holter;
  • daily monitoring of blood pressure;
  • duplex scanning of vessels of various localization;
  • stress tests (veloergometry, treadmill);
  • ultrasound diagnostics of the abdominal organs, kidneys, small pelvis, thyroid gland;
  • consultations of a cardiac surgeon, angiosurgeon, ophthalmologist, neurologist, endocrinologist, physiotherapist;
  • preparation and additional examination of patients for coronary angiography;
  • rehabilitation of patients in the field of surgical treatment of coronary heart disease;
  • laboratory diagnostics: lipidogram, coagulogram, a wide range of biochemical, genetic parameters.

Hospitalization in the Department of Cardiology for inpatient treatment is carried out in a planned manner in accordance with the Rules for Hospitalization in the Clinic of the Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution ‘IEM’.

Consultative and diagnostic assistance is provided on an outpatient basis in accordance with the Rules for making an appointment for an initial appointment / consultation / examination.

Specialists of the department

Firova Elvira Mikhailovna

Head of the Department of Cardiology.
First category cardiologist
Ph.D. in Medicine

Mamedova Zumrud Efletdinovna

Cardiologist

Meshcheryakova Natalia Grigorevna

Cardiologist

Shovkovyi Alexander Vasilevich

Cardiologist