St. Mary's Heart Institute is a recognized leader in community education and screenings that form the front line against heart disease. Regular cholesterol and blood pressure screenings at health fairs and other events help identify those at risk. The Heart Institute's speaker's bureau, reference materials and educational seminars also reinforce the importance of prevention and early detection to area residents.
Within St. Mary's, our Heart Institute includes a:
In 2006, St. Mary's built a new four-story, 125,000 square-foot Center for Advanced Medicine attached to the main hospital that houses cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons, the latest high-speed, non-invasive diagnostic equipment, labs and cardiac rehabilitation services. This adjoining facility brings all of St. Mary's advanced cardiac services to one location by conveniently locating outpatient programs near St. Mary's inpatient cardiac services. In addition, the Heart Institute houses general imaging and pre-admission testing for St. Mary's patients, providing