AboutDr. Denny Bales, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Honolulu, HI. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiology, Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease. Dr. Bales is affiliated with Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children, Queen's Medical Center and Kuakini Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Denny Bales has the following 3 specialties
Cardiologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of conditions related to the heart and blood vessels.
A patient may be referred to a cardiologist if he experiences symptoms like chest pains, shortness of breath, dizziness, or high blood pressure. The physician will then evaluate your symptoms, take your health and family history and your weight. The cardiologist may order additional diagnostic tests, such as an echocardiogram, X-ray or blood tests. If necessary, the cardiologist may also call for a cardiac catheterization - a procedure in which a small tube is inserted into or near the heart that can take pictures of the heart's activity, or relieve blockage.
Once determining whether there is a heart condition, a cardiologist will treat a patient through cholesterol management, cardiac rehabilitation, and fitness. If surgical intervention is required, like open-heart surgery, a cardiologist will make that determination, but a cardiothoracic surgeon will perform the procedure.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
- Cardiovascular Disease
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- Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
- Cardiac Ultrasound
- Chest Pain
- Electrocardiogram (EKG)
- Exercise Stress Test
- Heart Block
- Heart Diseases
- Heart Failure
- High Blood Pressure
- High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
- High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
- Nuclear Stress Test
- Shortness of Breath
- Unstable Angina
Dr. Bales is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Kuakini Medical Center
347 N Kuakini St
Honolulu, HI 96817
39 Years Experience
University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1978
Fletcher Allen Healthcare
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