Dr. Yacoub, a cardiologist in Terre Haute, is trained to provide comprehensive care for your heart and cardiovascular system. Dr. Yacoub may see patients for indicators like shortness of breath, chest pains or dizziness, to name a few. Heart conditions that may be diagnosed and cared for by a cardiologist may include congenital heart defects, angina, arrhythmia, heart failure, rheumatic heart disease, heart aneurysms and coronary artery disease, among others.
The specialty of internal medicine is an area of primary care for adults. Dr. Yacoub specializes in diagnosing and treating cross-system illnesses that may affect multiple organ systems. When necessary, Dr. Yacoub also can refer patients to specialist physicians when medically needed. For instance, patients with severe kidney problems can be referred to a nephrologist for further medical tests or treatments.