During a transesophageal echocardiogram, the patient’s throat is numbed and an endoscopic probe is swallowed, providing a close-up image of the heart; patients remain conscious, but are sedated for their comfort during the procedure.
The following Crozer-Keystone hospitals offer transesophageal echocardiograms.
One Medical Center Blvd.
Upland, PA 19013-1511
Delaware County Memorial Hospital
501 North Lansdowne Avenue
Drexel Hill, PA 19026
190 West Sproul Road
Springfield, PA 19064
175 East Chester Pike
Ridley Park, PA 19078
Call 1-800-CK-HEALTH to find a Crozer-Keystone cardiologist specializing in electrophysiology.