Heart & Vascular Care
If you or a family member has been diagnosed with a heart condition,you want to find the best possible care close to home. At Virginia Mason Memorial, we provide the region’s most advanced cardiac care, from wellness and prevention to sophisticated surgical procedures.
Our team of expert cardiologists at the Yakima Heart Center will evaluate your condition, clearly outline the most appropriate treatment options, and support you in making the best decision for you and your family.
For cardiac emergencies, our heart team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Virginia Mason Memorial is a Level 1 Emergency Cardiac Center and a member of the Washington Emergency Cardiac & Stroke System.
Comprehensive Heart & Vascular Care at Virginia Mason Memorial
We care for patients with the full gamut of heart conditions, including heart failure, rhythm abnormalities, aortic aneurysms, blocked arteries, deep vein thrombosis, peripheral vascular disease, and much more.
To be most effective, heart and vascular care needs to be comprehensive. That’s why we offer:
- Wellness programs, including risk assessments, screenings and community classes on heart-healthy topics
- Advanced diagnostics, including echocardiography, vascular ultrasound, nuclear imaging, and heart rhythm monitoring.
- An Advanced Care Unit
- A Cardiac Catheterization Lab for diagnostic and minimally invasive procedures
- Vascular and endovascular surgery, provided by our experts at Yakima Vascular Associates
- A comprehensive Cardiac Rehabilitation program
Support from Virginia Mason Heart Institute in Seattle
Should the need arise, patients with highly complicated cardiac conditions can be easily transferred to the Virginia Mason Heart Institute in Seattle. After treatment, Yakima-area patients can seamlessly return home to receive any follow-up care they need under the direction of their cardiologist here.
Virginia Mason Heart Institute specialists are recognized nationally for treating heart failure and heart attack. Virginia Mason was recently named one of American’s 100 best hospitals for Cardiac Care by Healthgrades. And the Heart Institute has been recognized for cardiac surgery outcomes that are in the top 10 percent in the nation.*
For an evaluation with one of our cardiologists, call (509) 248-7715 to schedule an appointment.
*Society of Thoracic Surgeons