Heart & Vascular Services

If you have heart disease, suffered a stroke or had a heart attack you will want to establish continuing care with a cardiologist. Cardiology is the medical specialty for diseases affecting the heart, and vascular medicine focuses on blood vessels, arteries, and veins. At Providence Medical Institute South Bay Heart & Vascular Center our physicians are board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and interventional Cardiology. We treat patients who suffer from coronary artery disease, heart valve disorders, heart failure, arrhythmia, hypertension, peripheral vascular disease, congenital heart disease and aortic aneurysms.

Assessment, testing and treatment in the physician’s office:

  • Comprehensive cardiovascular examination and assessment
  • Echocardiography
  • EKG
  • Stress Echocardiography
  • Holter Monitor and Event recording
  • Treadmill testing
  • Carotid Ultrasound Doppler Study
  • Peripheral Vascular Study
  • Pacemaker/AICD monitoring

Procedures performed in the hospital:

  • Diagnostic and interventional coronary angiography and peripheral angiography, including angioplasty, stenting and atherectomy
  • Nuclear diagnostic imaging
  • Structural heart interventions
  • Cardioversion
  • Transesophageal Echo
  • Emergency, on-call coverage