Atrial Fibrillation: New Therapies and Curative Options
February 25 · 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Providence Medical Park | map
Atrial fibrillation is the most common type of irregular heartbeat, affecting more than two million adults in the U.S. Symptoms include an abnormal heartbeat, palpitations, shortness of breath, chest discomfort, increased fatigue, dizziness, fainting, and/or swelling of the feet and legs.
Spokane cardiologist Dr. Michael Kwasman will tell you what you need to know about irregular heartbeat, the signs and symptoms of atrial fibrillation, current treatment options for A-fib and answer frequently asked questions, including:
- Why do I have this heart rhythm problem?
- Do I need a blood thinner (Warfarin or Pradaxa)?
- What can be done to cure or control my heart rhythm?
- Will a pacemaker or ICD help my A-fib symptoms?
Free. Refreshments will be served. Seating is limited; please RSVP using the form below.
About Dr. Kwasman
Michael A. Kwasman, MD, FACC is a cardiologist at Providence Spokane Cardiology. He received his medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Dr. Kwasman is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Cardiac Electrophysiology. He specializes in adult arrhythmia management, including radio-frequency ablation and pacemaker/AICD implantation.