HCA South Atlantic division's comprehensive cardiovascular team has earned a national reputation for excellence. When your heart is at stake, few hospitals can offer more advanced technology, more experienced heart care specialists and a greater range of support services to effectively diagnose and treat cardiovascular disease.
Accredited Chest Pain Centers (CPC)
Heart attacks are the leading cause of death in the United States, with 600,000 dying annually of heart disease. More than five million Americans visit hospitals each year with chest pain. The goal of the Society of Chest Pain Centers is to significantly reduce the mortality rate of these patients by teaching the public to recognize and react to the early symptoms of a possible heart attack, reduce the time that it takes to receive treatment, and increase the accuracy and effectiveness of treatment.
Experience and uncompromising patient care are built into the following services at the cardiac hospitals in HCA South Atlantic Division:
- Holter monitoring
- Stress tests
- Heart Catheterization
- Stent Implantation
- Cardiac Electrophysiology
- Open-Heart Surgery
- Artery Bypass Surgery
- On- and Off-Pump Valve Replacement and Repair
- Aortic Dissection
- Cardiac Rehabilitation