Heart and Vascular Services
You can take comfort in the fact that Christian Hospital is known for providing high-quality heart and vascular care close to home. We continue to be an innovative and experienced leader by offering a team approach that puts you at the center of care and concern.
It is not only about saving your life during a heart attack or about getting you back on your feet afterward, it is also about preventing heart problems in the first place. We offer many screening opportunities through our community programs to determine if you’re at risk for a heart attack, and how to prevent it. Call 314.747.WELL (314.747.9355) or toll-free 877.747.9355 to learn the date, time and location of our next screening.
Patients are referred to Christian Hospital by doctors throughout the region, who recognize our long history of providing quality outcomes for our patients.
Call 314.747.WELL or toll-free 877.747.9355 for information on our next health screening.
In fact, in 1983, Christian Hospital was the site of the first open-heart surgery performed in a St. Louis-area community hospital. Today, more than 5,000 heart procedures are performed here each year.
Our cardiologists specialize in the prevention and treatment of heart disease and offer a complete line of cardiology services, including consultative and disease management, lifestyle and risk modification education. They also offer a full spectrum of non-invasive diagnostic testing, pacemaker implantation and follow up, and catheterizations and stenting.
Christian Hospital’s outstanding team of cardiothoracic surgeons is world renown and have several years of specialized training are experience in performing the most complex surgical procedures. In addition to practicing exclusively at Christian Hospital, our heart surgeons are professors of surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, ranked one of the best nationally. Our program offers academic excellence in a community hospital setting.