Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Physician / Doctor, Cardiologist (Invasive) is $388,493
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, Cardiologist (Invasive)s?
An entry-level Physician / Doctor, Cardiologist (Invasive) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $321,644 based on 11 salaries. An early career Physician / Doctor, Cardiologist (Invasive) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Physician / Doctor, Cardiologist (Invasive)s Do?
The work of a physician who specializes in invasive (or interventional) cardiology revolves around treating patients with heart conditions which require heart catheterization. These physicians are employed primarily in the cardiac units of hospitals and in private practice. While the work is generally carried out during traditional weekly business hours, this physician may be considered “on-call” to work at any time of the day.
Naturally, the position of an invasive cardiologist requires a …Read more
- Diagnose and treat diseases and conditions of the heart and cardiovascular system.
- Perform non-invasive tests such as stress tests and EKG's to understand and diagnose heart issues.
- Instruct patients on preventative care choices and ways to manage potential heart and circulation problems.
- Perform invasive tests and procedures such as cardiac catheterization to find possible blockages of the arteries.