Heart & Vascular Care
At St. Vincent, you'll receive high quality heart and vascular care from a specially trained team. We see patients of all ages in one convenient location – the Center for Advanced Medicine.
We are committed to providing you with the most advanced diagnostic tools and evidence-based treatments, so you can receive the best in heart and vascular care close to home.
Services We Provide
- Adult Cardiology Services
- Pediatric Cardiology Services
- Heart Failure Clinic
- Heart Rhythm Center for Excellence (Afib)
- Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
- Peripheral Vascular Program
- Anticoagulation Services
- Women's Heart Center
Advanced diagnostic cardiac testing provides the most accurate results so you can receive the right treatment. We provide several advanced diagnostic testing.
Conditions We Diagnose and Treat
Our team is experienced in diagnosing and treating conditions of the heart and circulatory system. Some of the conditions we treat include:
If your condition requires a minimally invasive procedure or surgery, we give you access to a wide range of advanced heart and vascular procedures, including:
Exceptional Heart Care
Faster heart attack treatment produces better outcomes. St. Vincent ranks in the top 10 percent in the U.S. for heart attack treatment time, according to the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association.
We are also a Healthgrades Five-Star recipient for heart failure treatment, meaning you'll get the best possible outcomes and rehabilitation for heart failure care.
Learn more about our Award winning heart care, Certifications and Registries.
Information for Patients
Find more information about the procedures and services offered by St. Vincent Heart and Vascular Care here.
Your First Appointment
You should receive a phone call from us a few days before your first appointment to confirm the date, time and location.
When you arrive at your appointment, a medical assistant will check your blood pressure, height, weight and current medications. Next, you'll see the physician who will talk to you about your medical history and current condition.
After the exam, your physician will share his or her findings and recommendations with you. The front desk will help you schedule any required tests.
If you have questions about your first appointment, please call 812.473.2642. If you have urgent questions or experience a change in symptoms before your appointment, please contact your primary care physician.
Cardiovascular Catheterization Laboratory
Your physician may refer you to our cardiac catheterization laboratory for a diagnostic or treatment procedure. Doctors in the cardiac cath lab use special tools to diagnose and treat heart and vascular diseases, including heart attacks, through minimally invasive techniques.
Diagnostic and interventional cardiology services provided in the lab include:
Most cardiac cath lab procedures require a physician referral and are performed by a cardiologist following an evaluation. The lab is located on the first floor of St. Vincent Medical Center.
Online Cardiovascular Health Assessments
These online tools can help you learn more about your risk of having a heart attack or stroke. These tools will show you how your current lifestyle affects your risk. The way you live each day affects your heart. Changing your lifestyle now could reduce your chances of developing heart disease.
Heart Attack Risk Calculator | American Heart Association. Take this assessment if you know your:
- Waist measurement
- Blood pressure
Cardiovascular Health Calculator | Harvard School of Public Health. Take this quiz if you know basic lifestyle information like:
- Smoking history
- Physical activity
Patient Education and Instructions