A Work of Heart
Chester County Cardiology
Dr. Falcone is a graduate of the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. She completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine along with a Cardiovascular Fellowship at the University of Michigan Hospitals. She also had subspecialty training in echocardiography. Dr. Falcone is a noninvasive cardiologist and is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Medicine. She joined Chester County Cardiology Associates in 2003 after 8 years as an academic cardiologist and co-Director of the noninvasive laboratories at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. She is the Director of the outpatient accredited Echocardiography Laboratories for Chester County Cardiology Associates. Her other areas of expertise include inpatient and outpatient management of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, peripheral artery disease, cardiac arrhythmias, cardiac valvular diseases, and preventive cardiology. Dr. Falcone was featured in the 2010 Main Line Today Magazine’s listing of “Top Docs”. She is a member of the American College of Cardiology.
Dr. Helfeld is a graduate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency at the Albert Einstein Medical Center and her Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease and Electrophysiology and Cardiac Pacing at The Presbyterian Medical Center. Dr. Helfeld is board certified in Cardiovascular Medicine and Electrophysiology. She serves as Medical Co-Director of Congestive Heart Failure at The Chester County Hospital. Along with a very busy clinical practice, she has been involved in many research projects. Her clinical expertise includes arrhythmia management, radio-frequency ablation, implantation and care of patients with pacemakers and defibrillators, congestive heart failure, and heart disease in women including pregnancy.
Dr. Reed is a graduate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases at Hahnemann University Hospital. Dr. Reed is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Diseases and Nuclear Cardiology. She serves as the Director of the Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Laboratories at The Chester County Hospital and the Vascular Laboratories at Chester County Cardiology Associates. Dr. Reed received recognition in Mainline Today’s 2007 “Top Docs” Issue. Her clinical areas of expertise include consultative cardiology for the management of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, valvular heart disease, aortic pathology, peripheral vascular disease and arrhythmias. She has a special interest in heart disease in women, congenital heart disease in the adult and 3-D Echocardiography. Dr. Reed is the Medical Director of the Women’s Heart Health Program at The Chester County Hospital.
Dr. Weinstein, DO, was born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania and raised in West Chester, Pennsylvania. She graduated with honors from Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and received her Doctor of Osteopathy from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Catholic Medical Center/Drexel University College of Medicine and went on to complete her Cardiovascular Fellowship at Baystate Medical Center in Massachusetts. During her Fellowship, Dr. Weinstein was very active in the community where she participated in a preventive program dedicated to educating participants in healthy living, nutrition, exercise, and stress reduction. She is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Medicine and practices as a non-invasive cardiologist at West Chester Cardiology with staff privileges at The Chester County Hospital. Her practice focuses upon echocardiography, nuclear stress testing, and general cardiology with an emphasis on women in heart disease. She currently resides in Audubon, Pennsylvania with her husband and son and is expecting twins in the spring. She enjoys staying active, reading, and spending quality time with her family. She is an avid Philadelphia sports fan.