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Patrick T.S. Ma
SPECIALTIES AND AREAS OF INTERESTS
Cardiology
Cardiology - Heart Failure
Cardiology - Risk Reduction
Clinical Research
Hypertension
Lipidology - Hyperlipidemia (Cholesterol)
Internal Medicine
Cardiology
SITES PROCEDURES PERFORMED AT
LANGUAGES SPOKEN
Cantonese (China)
English
Chinese

NOTES
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This service is already linked to the profile of Dr.
9 floor, Catheterization Lab 1403 29 Street NW, Calgary Alberta, T2N 2T9
Phone: 403-944-2319 (Booking office) Fax: 403-270-4036
Alberta Health Services - Calgary Zone
Estimated Routine Appt Wait Time: Within 1 month

Not accepting referrals at this service
Not currently licensed by CPSA

SERVICE DESCRIPTION
Provides testing, diagnosis, and treatment relating to the heart.
Services include:
  • cardiac emergencies
  • diagnostic cardiac angiography
  • interventional cardiac angiography
  • structural heart diagnostics
  • structural heart intervention
EMERGENCY REFERRAL PROCESS
For Emergency Cases (STEMI, Acute Chest Pain, ECG Changes, etc) please contact RAAPID or the on-call Interventional Cardiologist via the FMC Operator 403-944-1110.
For Emergency Cases (STEMI, Acute Chest Pain, ECG Changes, etc) please contact RAAPID or the on-call Interventional Cardiologist via the FMC Operator 403-944-1110.
URGENT REFERRAL PROCESS
For Urgent Cases, please indicate 'Urgent' on the referral form for the triaging nurse.
For Urgent Cases, please indicate 'Urgent' on the referral form for the triaging nurse.
ROUTINE REFERRAL PROCESS
Please complete the Catheterization Referral form and fax with all required information to 403-270-4036.

Referrals are processed and reviewed within 1 business day and the admitting unit will receive a fax confirmation of referral. Any further required or missing information will be indicated on the fax confirmation. Patients will be reviewed, approved, and triaged by an RN and Interventional Cardiologist; scheduling and booking will be dependent on patient condition/priority. Please note that resources and patient transportation may be a factor in the booking process; though we work to make everything possible, please contact the Booking Office with any issues or concerns.
Please complete the Catheterization Referral form and fax with all required information to 403-270-4036.

Referrals are processed and reviewed within 1 business day and the admitting unit will receive a fax confirmation of referral. Any further required or missing information will be indicated on the fax confirmation. Patients will be reviewed, approved, and triaged by an RN and Interventional Cardiologist; scheduling and booking will be dependent on patient condition/priority. Please note that resources and patient transportation may be a factor in the booking process; though we work to make everything possible, please contact the Booking Office with any issues or concerns.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
Patients must be in agreement to R1 Goals of Care to be eligible for Cardiac Catheterization.
Patients must be in agreement to R1 Goals of Care to be eligible for Cardiac Catheterization.
REFERRAL GUIDELINES
Routine Reason for Referral
Access Targets convey the clinically appropriate timeframe patients should be seen within, by reason for referral and priority level.
Access Target
Required Information/Investigations
Timing
Additional Details
ACS - Acute coronary syndrome
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Patient Demographics
| Within 1 month

Admission history and physical report
| Within 1 month

ECGs (>1 preferred)
| Within 1 month

Cardiac Testing Results
| Within 1 month

Labwork (CBC, Electrolyte Panel, Creatinine, INR, and Troponin (when appropriate)
| Within last 72 hours at minimum

CAD - Coronary artery disease
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Patient Demographics
| Within 1 month

Admission history and physical report
| Within 1 month

ECGs (>1 preferred)
| Within 1 month

Cardiac Testing Results
| Within 1 month

Labwork (CBC, Electrolyte Panel, Creatinine, INR, and Troponin (when appropriate)
| Within last 72 hours at minimum

Cardiomyopathy
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Patient Demographics
| Within 1 month

Admission history and physical report
| Within 1 month

ECGs (>1 preferred)
| Within 1 month

Cardiac Testing Results
| Within 1 month

Labwork (CBC, Electrolyte Panel, Creatinine, INR, and Troponin (when appropriate)
| Within last 72 hours at minimum

Heart failure
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Patient Demographics
| Within 1 month

Admission history and physical report
| Within 1 month

ECGs (>1 preferred)
| Within 1 month

Cardiac Testing Results
| Within 1 month

Labwork (CBC, Electrolyte Panel, Creatinine, INR, and Troponin (when appropriate)
| Within last 72 hours at minimum

IHD - Ischemic heart disease
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Patient Demographics
| Within 1 month

Admission history and physical report
| Within 1 month

ECGs (>1 preferred)
| Within 1 month

Cardiac Testing Results
| Within 1 month

Labwork (CBC, Electrolyte Panel, Creatinine, INR, and Troponin (when appropriate)
| Within last 72 hours at minimum

Myocardial infarction
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Patient Demographics
| Within 1 month

Admission history and physical report
| Within 1 month

ECGs (>1 preferred)
| Within 1 month

Cardiac Testing Results
| Within 1 month

Labwork (CBC, Electrolyte Panel, Creatinine, INR, and Troponin (when appropriate)
| Within last 72 hours at minimum

NSTEMI - Non-ST segment elevation MI
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Patient Demographics
| Within 1 month

Admission history and physical report
| Within 1 month

ECGs (>1 preferred)
| Within 1 month

Cardiac Testing Results
| Within 1 month

Labwork (CBC, Electrolyte Panel, Creatinine, INR, and Troponin (when appropriate)
| Within last 72 hours at minimum

STEMI - ST elevation myocardial infarction
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Patient Demographics
| Within 1 month

Admission history and physical report
| Within 1 month

ECGs (>1 preferred)
| Within 1 month

Cardiac Testing Results
| Within 1 month

Labwork (CBC, Electrolyte Panel, Creatinine, INR, and Troponin (when appropriate)
| Within last 72 hours at minimum

Valvular heart disease
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Patient Demographics
| Within 1 month

Admission history and physical report
| Within 1 month

ECGs (>1 preferred)
| Within 1 month

Cardiac Testing Results
| Within 1 month

Labwork (CBC, Electrolyte Panel, Creatinine, INR, and Troponin (when appropriate)
| Within last 72 hours at minimum
ADDITIONAL SERVICE DETAILS

The Booking Office is staffed Monday through Friday 0830 - 1630.

This office accepts referrals for inpatients currently admitted to a hospital under the care of a physician. Patients must be in agreement to R1 Goals of Care to be eligible for Cardiac Catheterization.

For outpatient referrals please see Cardiac Procedures Central Referral - Cardiac Catheterization in the Alberta Referral Directory

COMMUNICATION PROCESS
Communication of referral receipt to referral
source will occur within 1 calendar days.
 
Communication of appointment details or wait list status to patient and referral
source will occur within 14 calendar days.
 
Communication of initial appointment outcomes to referral
source will occur within 30 calendar days.
 
MISSED APPOINTMENT GUIDELINES
We do not have a missed appointment policy, however we encourage patients to attend appointments to ensure they are receiving the care and support that they need.
We do not have a missed appointment policy, however we encourage patients to attend appointments to ensure they are receiving the care and support that they need.
DIRECTIONS
Appointments and procedures are completed at the Foothills Medical Centre. Please proceed to unit 92, which is located on the 9th floor of the main building.
Appointments and procedures are completed at the Foothills Medical Centre. Please proceed to unit 92, which is located on the 9th floor of the main building.
PARKING INSTRUCTIONS
Due to ongoing construction at the Foothills Medical Centre please allow for additional time for parking and making your way to your appointment.
Due to ongoing construction at the Foothills Medical Centre please allow for additional time for parking and making your way to your appointment.
ADDRESS
9 floor, Catheterization Lab
1403 29 Street NW
Calgary Alberta
T2N 2T9
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday: 8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 3:45 pm


Description:
Emergency on call available 24 hours/day.
   
WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY
Yes

This service is already linked to the profile of Dr.
Unit 103 - 803 1st Ave NE Calgary Alberta, T2E 7C5
Phone: 403-571-8600 Fax: 403-571-6990
NON AHS
Estimated Routine Appt Wait Time: Within 3 months

Not accepting referrals at this service
Not currently licensed by CPSA

SERVICE DESCRIPTION
A group of Cardiologists, who together with their multi-disciplinary team, provide the highest quality cardiac care to their patients.
TotalCardiology provides total heart health and patient-centred care.  We deliver comprehensive cardiology care which includes consultative, investigative, and therapeutic services for patients with cardiac symptoms.  These services are delivered in a timely manner which are usually much quicker than the current Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) recommendations.
EMERGENCY REFERRAL PROCESS
Please direct patients to the nearest Emergency Department or Urgent Care Facility.
Please direct patients to the nearest Emergency Department or Urgent Care Facility.
URGENT REFERRAL PROCESS
If you have a patient that needs to be seen urgently, please call us at (403) 571-8640.
If you have a patient that needs to be seen urgently, please call us at (403) 571-8640.
ROUTINE REFERRAL PROCESS
Referrals are accepted by phone and fax. A requisition form is required.
TotalCardiology offers cardio-diagnostic testing by referral only.


Referrals are accepted by phone and fax. A requisition form is required.
TotalCardiology offers cardio-diagnostic testing by referral only.


ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS


REFERRAL FORM
RACC Cardiology Clinic Referral Form

Cardio-Diagnostic Referral Form

Please visit our website to view other Patient Information & Forms.

RACC Cardiology Clinic Referral Form

Cardio-Diagnostic Referral Form

Please visit our website to view other Patient Information & Forms.

REFERRAL GUIDELINES
Emergent Reason for Referral
Additional Details
+-
Cardiac assessment

ADDITIONAL SERVICE DETAILS
TotalCardiology offers the following services:
  1. Cardio-Diagnostic Testing/Imaging supervised and interpreted by Cardiologists
  2. RACC cardiology clinics allows patients to be seen by the earliest available cardiologist in one our of 3 clinics
  3. Telephone consultation where physicians can have a brief consultation with one of our cardiologists over the phone
  4. Consultation with a specific cardiologist and/or in languages other than English 
  5. ECG interpretation by our Cardiologists (if you send ECGs to our clinic or select TotalCardiology as your ECG interpreter/reader when ordering through labs like CLS)
  6. Cardiovascular Risk Assessment and Treatment
  7. Rehabilitation - offering a medically-supervised exercise and education program for those who are recovering from a heart event, recent heart surgery or those living with a heart condition. 
COMMUNICATION PROCESS
Communication of referral receipt to referral
source will occur within 7 calendar days.
 
MISSED APPOINTMENT GUIDELINES
If you are unable to attend a scheduled appointment, please contact the clinic a minimum of 48 hours in advance.
If you are unable to attend a scheduled appointment, please contact the clinic a minimum of 48 hours in advance.
DIRECTIONS
7 St NE and 1 Ave NE.
7 St NE and 1 Ave NE.
PARKING INSTRUCTIONS
There is currently no parking information available for this site.
There is currently no parking information available for this site.
PARKING MAP
There is currently no parking map available for this site.
There is currently no parking map available for this site.
ADDRESS
Unit 103 - 803 1st Ave NE
Calgary Alberta
T2E 7C5
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday: 07:30 am - 04:00 pm
Tuesday: 07:30 am - 04:00 pm
Wednesday: 07:30 am - 04:00 pm
Thursday: 07:30 am - 04:00 pm
Friday: 07:30 am - 04:00 pm
   
WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY
Yes

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