Doctors watching and consulting over a patient

Providence Northwest Heart & Lung

2069.2 miles away
509-456-0262
Fax: 509-625-1868
Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Providence Northwest Heart & Lung

Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
2069.2 miles away
Fax: 509-625-1868
At Northwest Heart & Lung, our Spokane heart surgery and clinical staff are committed to providing compassionate care with the highest quality. Working as a team of highly-skilled and experienced surgeons, we can meet our patients' individual and unique surgical needs with nationally-recognized skills in multiple specialties.

Quality cardiovascular and thoracic surgical care
We specialize in cardiovascular surgery, including adult and congenital heart surgery. Our robotic heart surgeons are world renowned. Our surgical assistants and perfusionist specialize in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery.

The Providence Thoracic Organ Transplant and Mechanical Heart team in Spokane provides extensive care for the most critical heart patients: those who suffer from end-stage heart disease.

And we specialize in thoracic surgery including VATS (video-assisted thoracic surgery) lobectomy, pneumonectomy and fiberoptic bronchoscopy.

Close to home, backed by the best
Best of all, we’re close to home and backed by the resources of Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center. If our specialists determine you need a major surgical procedure, we can treat you at Sacred Heart, which is ranked Number 1 for patient safety and received “5 Star” ratings for cardiac care.

Providence Medical Group Northwest Heart and Lung is conveniently located on the campus of Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center. We’re easy to find and offer plenty of free parking.

Preparing for your visit

Cardiac surgical care and vascular surgical care:
  • Your primary care physician, internist, cardiologist, or pediatrician will refer you to our office as part of your continued heart care.
  • You will be interviewed and examined by the cardiac surgeon, and if you have had any tests, echocardiograms, X-rays or CT scans done, your surgeon will review the images and reports.
  • Then, they will make a recommendation for the next step in your evaluation and treatment. This includes possible surgery, additional testing, or observing your condition over time.
Thoracic surgical care:
  • Your primary care physician, internist, oncologist, or pulmonologist will refer you to our office as part of your continued care.
  • You will be interviewed and examined by the thoracic surgeon, and if you have had any X-rays, CT scans, PET scans, pulmonary function or other tests done, your surgeon will review the images
  • and reports.
  • Then, they will make a recommendation for the next step in your evaluation and treatment. This includes possible surgery, additional testing, or observing your condition over time.
Most health plans accepted

Providence Medical Group accepts most health plans. We bill most insurance plans directly. Be sure you understand what your insurance plan covers, so you aren’t surprised by unexpected charges. Please bring your insurance card to all appointments.

Billing, co-payments

Co-pays are due at the time of service. If you aren’t covered by insurance, full payment is due at the time of service, unless other arrangements have been made.

Accepted forms of payment

We accept personal check, cash or credit card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover).

What to Bring
  • Photo ID and insurance card
  • Referral from your primary care physician (if required by your insurance plan)
  • Co-payment (if required by your insurance plan)
  • Full list of medications with dosages (including over-the-counter supplements)
  • Detailed history of symptoms and treatments
  • List of questions

Please arrive 15 minutes before your appointment to allow time for check-in and paperwork.

The board certified staff at Providence Northwest Heart and Lung will evaluate your condition, recommend a personalized treatment plan and help you learn how to best manage your heart health.

Our doctors might evaluate the following factors:

  • Family history of heart disease
  • Cardiac rhythm issues
  • Angina/chest pain
  • History of stents
  • Valve issues
  • Irregular EKG
Doctor checks girls heart rate with stethoscope

Manage Your Care with MyChart

When you sign up for MyChart, you can manage your own medical record and your family’s medical records from home or any computer, tablet, or smartphone. Login to MyChart to:

  • Connect with your doctor
  • Email your care team
  • Pay your hospital bill
  • Request prescription refills
  • Schedule an appointment
  • View lab results