Test Information


A pacemaker or ICD test is performed to


a)     Check the life remaining in the pacemaker/defibrillator battery
b)     Download and analyse data from the device
c)     Control and adjust the pacemaker settings


Test Duration


Pacemaker testing is performed during a cardiac consultation with Dr. Vincent Deen, and usually only takes a few minutes.


Patient Preparation


No preparation is necessary for this test.

Testing Results


A small device is placed on your skin over your pacemaker, and information from the pacemaker is transmitted to the doctors computer. The doctor will then analyse the information and make adjustments to the pacemaker/ICDs function if necessary.

Delivering only the
best quality cardiac care.