Cardiology is a medical specialty that deals with diseases of the human heart.

The field includes the diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, heart failure and valvular heart disease.

The Cardiology Department of Apollonion Private Hospital provides specialized care to patients with the following cardiac diseases:



Coronary circulation disorders

  • Acute coronary syndrome
  • Angina pectoris
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Heart attack

Disorders of the myocardium

  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Ischemic cardiomyopathy
  • Non-ischemic cardiomyopathy
  • Amyloid cardiomyopathy
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM)
  • Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy
  • Alcoholic cardiomyopathy
  • Takotsubo cardiomyopathy
  • Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy): cardiomyopathy caused by a genetic mutation of myocyte-binding desmosomes
  • Restrictive cardiomyopathy: cardiomyopathy caused by excessive stiffness of the heart

Heart failure

Ventricular hypertrophy:

  • Left ventricular hypertrophy: Hypertrophy of the left ventricle
  • Right ventricular hypertrophy: Hypertrophy of the right ventricle

Primary tumors of the heart

  • Myxoma

Myocardial rupture

Disorders of the pericardium

  • Compressive pericarditis
  • Pericardial collection
  • Pericardial tamponade
  • Pericarditis