Cardiovascular care in Salt Lake City, Utah
When it comes to matters of the heart, the cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons at St. Mark’s Hospital have you covered. Our heart doctors and staff in Salt Lake City, Utah are experienced in cardiovascular disease, cardiac electrophysiology, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and interventional cardiology.
For more information about our heart services, or to schedule an appointment, please call (801) 266-3418.
Our heart care center is accredited and nationally recognized. In fact, a cardiac surgeon and an electrophysiologist at St. Mark’s Hospital are among only a few specialists in Utah and, and in the nation, who collaborate to provide innovative atrial fibrillation treatments.
These advanced procedures, called hybrid ablations and convergent ablations, effectively restore the heart’s normal rhythm and provide new options for patients when other treatments have failed.
Heart conditions treated at St. Mark’s
If you are committed to a healthy lifestyle, are at risk for heart disease or struggle with a condition that affects your heart and/or blood vessels, St. Mark’s Hospital can help.
We offer personalized, effective treatments that can prevent, alleviate and often eliminate cardiovascular disease and heart conditions, including:
- Coronary heart disease
- Heart attack and chest pain
- Heart failure
- Heart valve disease and disorders
- Irregular heartbeats or arrhythmia
- Structural/congenital heart defects
- Vascular disease
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Heart treatments and services in Salt Lake City, Utah
St. Mark’s delivery of high-quality heart care is consistent as proven by the performance recognition we achieve year after year. Our heart care team performs some diagnostic and interventional procedures in our cardiac catheterization laboratory.
The lab consists of licensed radiologic technologists, registered nurses, certified nursing assistants and registered cardiovascular technicians, and each patient’s care is under the direction of a licensed physician.
Heart services and treatments include:
The electrophysiology team at St. Mark’s provides:
- Elective cardioversion
- Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD)
- 3D mapping
- Event recorder implantation
- Device lead extraction
- Radiofrequency ablation, conventional
- Pacemaker implantation (temporary and permanent)
- Radiofrequency ablation, magnetically-guided
Our heart specialists and technicians perform a variety on procedures, such as:
- Coronary angioplasty
- Peripheral atherectomy
- Coronary stenting
- Renal angioplasty
- Coronary atherectomy
- Coronary thrombectomy
- Endomyocardial and myocardial biopsy
- Septal defect closure
- Peripheral angioplasty
- Intra-aortic balloon pump
- Transcatheter aortic valve (TAVR) program
Our surgeons in Salt Lake City, Utah have extensive experience performing a number of heart and vascular surgeries, including:
- Coronary artery bypass
- Open chest (MAZE for A-Fib)
- Valve repair/replacement
- Mini-maze for atrial fibrillation
- Transmyocardial revascularization (TMR)
Our best-in-state comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation program offers proven and innovative therapies for heart and vascular conditions.
Nationally recognized heart care in Salt Lake City
The Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care has confirmed St. Mark's Hospital consistently delivers evidence-based clinical care to patients who have heart disease or are at risk for developing it—in a timely and effective manner while providing the best outcomes. We encourage you to learn more about our heart care accreditations.