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The most advanced diagnostic technology is the backbone of successful cardiovascular treatment, enabling the diagnosis of disease at an early stage. The state-of-the-art cardiovascular diagnostic technology at the Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute includes the following.

Learn about our types of diagnostic technology 

Cardiac Monitoring

  • Holter monitor to continuously record cardiac rhythm for up to 96 hours
  • Cardiac event monitoring for up to 30 days
  • Mobile Cardiac Telemetry (MCT) Monitor (continuous monitoring for up to 30 days)
  • Implantable Loop Recorder (continuous monitoring for up to three years)
Echocardiography and Stress Testing
  • Two-dimensional transthoracic echocardiogram
  • Treadmill and pharmacologic stress echocardiogram
  • Two- and three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiogram
  • Exercise treadmill stress testing
  • Cardiopulmonary metabolic stress testing

Cardiac MRI and MRA

  • Cardiac MRI
  • Magnetic resonance angiogram (MRA)

Cardiac CT Scan

  • Coronary CT arteriography
  • Coronary artery calcium (CAC) scoring

Noninvasive Vascular Testing

  • Noninvasive Vascular Testing
  • Carotid ultrasound
  • Venous ultrasound
  • Renal artery ultrasound
  • Mesenteric artery ultrasound
  • Abdominal aorta ultrasound
  • Peripheral arterial exam

The following noninvasive vascular tests are now available at our 950 Warren Avenue location in East Providence, RI:

  • Physiological testing (pulse volume recordings(PVR)/ankle-brachial Index)
  • Arterial and venous exams
  • Cerebrovascular/carotid exams
  • Abdominal aorta, mesenteric, and renal artery exams

Nuclear Cardiology

  • Myocardial perfusion imaging stress test
  • Cardiac blood pool scan (RVG)
  • PET and PET/CT scans

Intersocietal Accreditations

The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) provides accreditation programs to ensure quality patient care in cardiac testing and imaging. The Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute received IAC accreditation at certain locations in the following areas:

Echocardiography: adult transthoracic, adult stress, and adult transesophageal

Nuclear/PET: myocardial perfusion imaging and general nuclear medicine

Vascular: Extracranial cerebrovascular testing, peripheral venous testing, and peripheral arterial testing

Pediatric Echocardiography: Fetal and pediatric transthoracic at Hasbro Children’s Hospital

MyLifespan

All test results done at the Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute are available in LifeChart, Lifespan’s electronic health record system. To learn about LifeChart and how to securely access your medical information, please go to www.Lifespan.org/mylifespan.

Locations

Cardiovascular Imaging, East Providence, RI
1-855-332-8474
Cardiovascular Imaging, East Greenwich, RI
1-855-332-8474
Cardiovascular Imaging, Providence, RI
1-855-332-8474
Cardiovascular Imaging, Newport Hospital
1-855-332-8474
Cardiovascular Imaging, Rhode Island Hospital
1-855-332-8474
Cardiovascular Imaging, The Miriam Hospital
1-855-332-8474
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Locations

Cardiovascular Imaging, East Providence, RI
Lifespan Ambulatory Care Center
950 Warren Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
Suite 201
950 Warren Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
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Cardiovascular Imaging, East Greenwich, RI
Lifespan Ambulatory Care Center
1454 South County Trail
East Greenwich, RI 02818
1454 South County Trail
East Greenwich, RI 02818
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Cardiovascular Imaging, Providence, RI
Center for Cardiac Fitness
208 Collyer Street
Providence, RI 02904
Third floor
208 Collyer Street
Providence, RI 02904
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Cardiovascular Imaging, Newport Hospital
Borden-Carey Building
19 Friendship Street
Newport, RI 02840
19 Friendship Street
Newport, RI 02840
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Cardiovascular Imaging, Rhode Island Hospital
Main Building/Zecchino Pavilion
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
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Cardiovascular Imaging, The Miriam Hospital
The Miriam Hospital
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906