Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
The Huntington Hospital Heart and Vascular Center provides a comprehensive range of cardiac and vascular diagnostic and interventional services to patients with coronary artery disease.
A multidisciplinary team of board-certified interventional cardiologists, technologists and registered nurses specially trained in interventional cardiology provides an unparalleled level of care 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week. In addition, a nurse navigator provides ongoing support and educational services designed to reduce the risk of another cardiovascular event to all patients receiving cardiac procedures.
The Heart and Vascular Center has a dedicated family waiting room and three catheterization laboratories complete with state-of-the-art technology, including digital, high-resolution radiography and a bi-plane angiographic system. Cardiac catheterization laboratory services include:
The Highest Standards
- Angioplasty (PTCA)
- Coronary arteriography
- Coronary angiography
- Intravascular ultrasound
- Patient foramen ovale (PFO) and atrial septal defect (ASD) closure
- Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) stenting
- Rotoblator procedure
- Valvuloplasty (mitral and aortic)
Huntington Hospital serves as a designated ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) receiving center for Los Angeles County, and consistently exceeds national standards for time-to-treatment. In addition, the Heart
and Vascular Center participates in several clinical research trials.
Quality outcomes are benchmarked against the American College of Cardiology for all diagnostic and interventional procedures performed in the catheterization lab.
Huntington Hospital was the first hospital in the San Gabriel Valley to utilize the newly-approved drug-eluting stent for the treatment of coronary artery disease. The Huntington Hospital Heart and Vascular Center has achieved a distinctive five-star rating in national quality indicators and is among the top performing heart centers in the country in heart-attack care.
For more information, or to make a referral please call (626) 397-5273
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