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Heart and Vascular Center

St. Joseph Hospital Orange

2258.4 miles away
714-744-8849
Mon - Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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Heart and Vascular Center

St. Joseph Hospital Orange

Mon - Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Put yourself on a path for heart health.

Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s High Performing Hospitals for abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, aortic valve surgery, heart bypass surgery and heart failure, St. Joseph Hospital continues to be a leader in cardiovascular services, offering optimal treatments in a comfortable and enriching environment.

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Call us or fill out our online form to request an appointment with our expert heart care team.

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With comprehensive cardiovascular procedures and diagnostic exams, our team of heart specialists at the Center for Heart and Vascular Wellness and Prevention evaluate symptoms and provide treatment for cardiovascular ailments such as:

  • Coronary artery disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Rheumatic heart disease
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Valve disease
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Hypertension
  • Endocarditis
  • Bradycardia
  • Tachycardia
  • Aneurysms

The Heart and Vascular Center makes use of advanced diagnostic techniques to help evaluate the causes and provide optimal treatments for cardiovascular diseases. These state-of-the-art diagnostic tests include:

  • Angiogram
  • Cardiovascular CT and MRI
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardiac stress test
  • Echocardiogram
  • EBCT (electron beam computed tomography)
  • Stress Tests
  • EKG (electrocardiogram)
  • Electrophysiology
  • Endomyocardial Biopsy
  • Holter Monitor
  • Nuclear Studies
  • PAD (peripheral arterial disease) screening
  • Tilt Table Test

Our comprehensive cardiac and vascular services include:

State-of-the-art diagnostic technologies

Treatment guided by evidence-based medicine

  • Open heart surgery
  • Percutaneous structural heart procedures
  • Progressive coronary interventions
    • Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) procedures
  • Interventional radiology
  • Peripheral vascular procedures

Leading-edge therapies

Highly-trained specialists

Education by experienced nurses

Participation in research studies

Healthy Lifestyle Series

  • Diet and Nutrition Program
  • Exercise Program
  • Healthy Moments Program

The Dick Butkus Heart and Vascular Screening Program

  • Free screenings for military veterans (call for information)
  • Discounted screenings for first responders (call for information)

Cardiac Rehabilitation Program

Risk factor identification

Support services

Structural Heart Disease Program

  • MitraClip (Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair)
  • TAVR (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement)
  • Watchman (Left Atrial Appendage Closure device)

The multidisciplinary team of professionals and specialists are experienced in the care and treatment of patients with cardiovascular disorders. Our core team includes:

  • Cardiologists
  • Cardiothoracic surgeons
  • Vascular surgeons
  • Interventional radiologists
  • Nursing staff and specialty-trained technicians
  • Wellness coaches

St. Joseph Hospital's Heart and Vascular Center physicians participate in a number of leading-edge research and clinical trials to improve patient outcomes. Participating in a clinical trial through the St. Joseph Heart and Vascular Center offers you a unique opportunity to:

  • Potentially improve your condition using a new medication or technology
  • Access therapies otherwise not available
  • Maintain close contact with your health care team via easily accessible research coordinators
  • Further clinical knowledge that will advance care for many others in the future

Our clinical trial selection process prioritizes patient safety and the potential effectiveness of each new therapy. We undertake care-changing heart and vascular clinical trials that are supported by the National Institutes of Health, national non-profit research organizations as well as industry. Advanced capabilities and a highly successful clinical trial track record have made us one of the busiest study sites for clinical trials, also known as clinical intervention studies, in Southern California.

Consenting patients undergo a thorough screening process to qualify for each study. If you have the potential to benefit from the trial, your participation will involve carefully defined criteria and timeframes. Throughout the study, you will remain under the medical management of your primary physician.

Our clinical research team consists of physicians who are experts in their field and who continuously seek better ways to treat and help their patients. Working with these physicians are two dedicated research coordinators who have more than 20 years of research experience combined. The coordinators are easily reached during office hours for any questions you may have by phone or email.

For further information, please contact Sandy Chung, RN, BSN, CCRC, Principal Clinical Research Coordinator: 714- 744-8795; Email: sandy.chung@stjoe.org.

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