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NCH Heart Institute

Stress Test
 


Heart Institute

Downtown Naples
399 9th Street North
Suite 300
Naples, FL 34102
tel: (239) 624-4200
fax: (239) 624-4201

Hours
M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm


Bonita Springs
Suite 200
27160 Bay Landing Drive
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
tel: (239) 390-1562
fax: (239) 948-9042

Hours
M -F 8:00am - 4:30pm

Stress Test

NCH Heart Institute Man on TreadmillThis test is used to determine how the heart responds to exertion. The physical exertion involves walking on a treadmill while gradually increasing the level of difficulty. The heart rate and blood pressure responses are monitored during this procedure.

NCH Heart Intitute Telemetry

The purpose of these tests is to detect coronary heart disease and to help decide if further evaluation is necessary. Preparation is minimal. The physician may ask you to go without eating two hours prior to the test. Wear comfortable walking shoes and comfortable clothes.