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:

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:

Electrophysiology

The electrophysiology team at St. Mark’s provides:

  • Elective cardioversion
  • Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD)
  • 3D mapping
  • Event recorder implantation
  • Ablation
  • Device lead extraction
  • Radiofrequency ablation, conventional
  • Pacemaker implantation (temporary and permanent)
  • Radiofrequency ablation, magnetically-guided

Invasive procedures

Our heart specialists and technicians perform a variety on procedures, such as:

  • Coronary angioplasty
  • Peripheral atherectomy
  • Coronary stenting
  • Renal angioplasty
  • Coronary atherectomy
  • Valvuloplasty
  • Coronary thrombectomy
  • Endomyocardial and myocardial biopsy
  • Septal defect closure
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Peripheral angioplasty
  • Intra-aortic balloon pump
  • Transcatheter aortic valve (TAVR) program

Surgical procedures

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)

Cardiac rehabilitation

Our best-in-state comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation program offers proven and innovative therapies for heart and vascular conditions.

Free heart risk assessment

Take our free heart risk assessment online to learn more about your heart health.

Nationally recognized heart care in Salt Lake City

Get with the Guidelines Award 2018The 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.

Recognition


American College of Cardiology - Atrial Fibrilation
American College of Cardiology - Heart Failure
American College of Cardiology - Chest Pain Center

Contact us

For more information about our heart services, or to schedule an appointment, please call (801) 266-3418.