Matthew Evert Wiisanen MD
Cardiologist | Interventional Cardiology801 Broadway N Fargo ND, 58122
Dr. Matthew Wiisanen is a cardiologist practicing in CHATTANOOGA, TN. Dr. Wiisanen specializes in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating diseases or conditions of the heart and blood vessels and the cardiovascular system. These conditions include heart attacks, heart murmurs, coronary heart disease, and hypertension. Dr. Wiisanen also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Cardiovascular Disease
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- Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (tavr)
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- How to Properly Recover from Heart Surgery
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- What Are The Risks For Atrial Fibrillation Surgery?
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- The History of Muscular Dystrophy
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- Do I Have Hypertension?
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