We specialize in the care of patients and families with hypertrophic
cardiomyopathy (HCM) and other forms of familial cardiomyopathy. From
the latest imaging techniques, to sophisticated genetic profiling of
hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, our team emphasizes compassion and
communication when it comes to your care.
Many patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathynever need treatment.
However, it is imperative for all patients to be monitored by a
cardiologist. A cardiologist will work with the patient to determine
an individualized plan for monitoring, medical therapy, intervention
The patient will communicate with the healthcare provider to
determine treatment options based on factors such as:
Extent of the disease
Tolerance for specific
medications, procedures, or therapies
Expectations for the
course of the disease
Learn more about the following treatment options for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy:
Medications are used to reduce the intensity of pain. The primary
goal of medications is to help patients participate more fully in pain
management, and to return to their personal, family, and social activities.
Do you know if you're at risk for heart disease? How healthy is your heart? In recognition of American Heart Month this February, stay heart healthy and celebrate your heart with us.
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.
Stanford Health Care (formerly Stanford Hospital & Clinics) is
known worldwide for the advanced patient care provided by its doctors
and staff. We also provide a wide range of guest services and
amenities to our patients and visitors. Learn more about preparing for
a hospital stay, billing and financial services, and our other support
programs in Patients &
Patients benefit from receiving quality coordinated care offered by
our multidisciplinary team. Through evidence-based practice and
research our team works together to promote the best healing
environment at Stanford Health Care.
Stanford Health Care provides comprehensive services
to refer and track patients, as well as the latest information and
news for physicians and office staff. For help with all referral needs
and questions, visit Referring Physicians.
HOW TO REFER
Call our new patient coordinator, Kevin Martinez, at
650-736-1384. Fax documents to 650-498-4531.
Track your patients' progress and communicate with Stanford providers