(NOC 3111)

Career Description

Cardiologists are considered specialists in clinical medicine. They diagnose and treat heart-related diseases and act as consultants to other physicians.

Duties May Include

Cardiologists perform some or all of the following duties:

Diagnose and treat heart-related diseases;

Order laboratory tests, X-rays and other diagnostic procedures;

Prescribe medication and treatment and refer patients for surgery;

Act as consultants to other physicians;

May conduct medical research.

Examples of Titles

Cardiologist (Clinical Medicine)

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Modified on January 26, 2022