Four McLeod Cardiac Surgeons

Proud to be Leaders in Cardiac & Vascular Care

Top Honor for an Extraordinary Cardiac Program

The exceptional McLeod cardiac program has received a 3-Star Rating (the highest quality tier) from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery. The STS an international not-for-profit organization representing 6,700 cardiac surgeons in 85 countries, has a comprehensive rating system for the quality of this procedure among hospitals across the country. Approximately 12-15% of hospitals receive the "3 star" rating which demonstrates the highest category of quality.

The McLeod Cardiac Surgery Program – Top 10% in the Nation.

And our numbers tell the story of the expertise, experience, training and technology benefitting heart and vascular patients 3,800 heart catheterizations, angioplasties and other therapeutic procedures a year

20 Cardiologists

4 Cardiothoracic surgeons

Vascular Surgeons

2 Electrophysiologists

1 Pediatric Cardiologist subspecialist

24/7 Chest Pain Center with professionals trained at recognizing heart attack.

1 HeartReach Mobile Cardiac Unit and 1 AirReach Helicopter for emergency patient transfer.

56-minute average "Door-to-balloon time – the time from patient arrival at Emergency Department to insertion of balloon catheter to remove blockage -- 34 minutes better than the national standard.

98 specially trained nurses and technicians in our Coronary Care Unit.

These are just a few of the numbers that set McLeod Heart & Vascular Institute apart when patients seek cardiovascular care.

Patients are the focus of diagnostic and treatment teams, thanks to:
• Surgical suites exclusively for heart and vascular procedures
• Lab dedicated entirely to electrophysiology studies
New approaches with digital imaging to cardiac catheterizations
• Special pre- and post-operative care for cardiovascular patients
• 24/7 access to stroke subspecialists through the REACH stroke network

 

 

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