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Specializing in Interventional Cardiology in Tampa

According to Medical News Today, heart disease is the cause of death of approximately 630,000 people in the United States annually. In fact, an American will have a heart attack every 40 seconds. If you have a family history of heart disease, personal experiences with heart problems, or a cholesterol disorder, you must be proactive and seek preventive treatment for your cardiology and heart care needs.    


As the best interventional cardiologist in Tampa, Jesal V. Popat, M.D., FACC, is dedicated to the health of the human heart. Dr. Popat provides the most effective and innovative treatment techniques to Tampa Bay area residents, including diagnosing and treating patients with cardiovascular disease, vascular disease, and other ailments. Dr. Popat utilizes state-of-the-art technologies like 2D and 3D cardiac ultrasound machines, nuclear cardiac imaging systems, and minimally invasive procedures to obtain the most effective results for his patients. 

Meet the Best Interventional Cardiologist in Tampa

A longtime Tampa resident and graduate from the University of South Florida and the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, Dr. Popat trained at Tampa General Hospital, Pepin Heart Institute, and the James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital. One of his specialities is in “radial first” coronary catheterization procedures. These same-day interventional cardiology procedures are an innovative and thorough alternative to traditional methods. Utilizing a compact, flexible catheter, which is inserted into the radial artery in the wrist and travels through the patient’s forearm, Dr. Popat can diagnose conditions such as coronary atherosclerosis. This is just one of several innovative, minimally invasive treatment methods Dr. Popat utilizes to ensure the health of his patients.  

Benefits of Interventional Cardiology Procedures

Consider that state-of-the-art interventional cardiology procedures:

  • Are significantly less invasive than traditional surgery methods

  • Require only a small incision on the wrist of the patient

  • Are relatively painless

  • Are extremely quick procedures for patients  

  • Utilize only the best technology to ensure the most accurate diagnosis

  • Are noninvasive and minimize risks  

Committed to Excellent Patient Care and Services

Along with providing patients with several cutting-edge surgical procedures, including those implementing noninvasive techniques, Dr. Popat also focuses on prevention. He educates patients on nutrient-rich foods and diet meal plans. He also encourages patients to engage in regular cardiovascular exercise and remain active to improve their quality of life. Dr. Popat is committed to ensuring that every one of his patients, whether healthy or suffering from an ailment, has an exceptional patient experience. It’s Dr. Popat’s goal to provide the best patient care in all of Tampa Bay.      


To consult with Jesal V. Popat, M.D., FACC, a cardiologist that specializes in interventional cardiology in Tampa, please call (813) 344-0934 or fill out our contact form to schedule an appointment.


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