Cardiology

Head of department

Pr KAMDEM Félicité

Contacts

+237 233500101
cardiologiehgd@hgdcam.com

Head of department

Pr KAMDEM Félicité

Establishment of the service

The service consists of a large inpatient area with a specialised unit for the treatment of acute cardiac diseases.

Department activities

Technical examinations play an essential role in the diagnosis and management of cardiac diseases: they are divided into non-invasive procedures (e.g. cardiac ultrasound, stress tests) and invasive procedures, mainly coronary angiography.

  • Pacemaker control
  • Defibrillator control
  • Coronary angiography
  • Dobutamine cardiac echo
  • Cardiac stress echo
  • Transesophageal cardiac echo
  • Trans-thoracic cardiac echo
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Stress test
  • Ergospirometry
  • Electrophysiological study
  • Holter
  • MRI - Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • R-test
  • Coronary CT scan
  • Stress myocardial scintigraphy

Skills and expertise

  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Echocardiography and cardiac genetics
  • Electrophysiology and cardiac pacing
  • Arterial hypertension
  • Pulmonary hypertension and heart failure
  • Rhythmology
  • Transplantation and cardiac assistance
  • Cardiac genetics and rare diseases