Division of Cardiovascular Diseases staff treats people who have disorders of the heart, arteries, veins and lymph vessels (cardiovascular diseases), including:

Diagnostic services and treatments available include:

  • Anticoagulation management (blood-thinning medication, including warfarin, low molecular weight heparin and others)
  • Arrhythmia clinic
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Program
  • Coronary angioplasty and atherectomy
  • Diastolic function analysis
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiography and electrophysiology services
  • Endomyocardial biopsy
  • Exercise prescription and risk-factor counseling
  • Holter monitoring with ST segment shift detection
  • Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) placement and follow-up
  • Implantable device placement, programming, testing and follow-up
  • Intra-aortic balloon pump insertion
  • MUGA scan
  • Multiplane transesophageal studies
  • Nuclear cardiology procedures
  • Pacemaker implantation and follow-up
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Peripheral vascular medicine consultation
  • Sestamibi first pass/perfusion studies
  • Stent insertion
  • Stress studies
  • Telephone telemetry
  • Thallium viability studies
  • Transcatheter ablation therapy (radiofrequency ablation)
  • Treadmill and bicycle exercise testing
  • 2D and Doppler studies
  • Vascular laboratory
  • Venous stocking fitting, Jobst pumping for edema