Cardiology/EEG Services

Heart disease is the number one cause of death for both men and women in the United States. Every 34 seconds, someone in the US suffers from a heart attack. Coronary heart disease is the most common type of heart disease, killing nearly 380,000 people annually.

The Department of Cardiology and EEG Services is a full diagnostic service located on the 1st floor of East Orange General Hospital and operates 8 hours a day, seven days a week.

Outpatient services include electrocardiograms (EKG), echocardiography (Echo), stress test, transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), holter monitoring and electroencephalograms (EEG).

Hours of Operation and Contact Information:

Routine walk-in EKG’s are welcome Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

All other cardiology services can be scheduled immediately by calling 973-266-4450.

Services:

  • Electrocardiograms (EKG)
  • Echocardiograms (Echo)
  • Stress Test
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Electroencephalograms (EEG)

Medical Staff:

All Practitioners providing Cardiology and EEG Services are Board Certified. These include the Medical Director for Cardiology and the Medical Director for Neurology.

Technical Staff:

All technical personnel providing Cardiology and EEG services are certified by an Accredited training program and/or are registered or registry eligible by an accredited credentialing agency specific for their position and have appropriate training and competence assured through continuing education and/or department in-service education.

Accreditations and recognitions:

  • New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH)
  • New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP)
  • Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
  • The Joint Commission (TJC)