Heart Surgery Expertise
Our heart surgeons provide you with exceptional care using the latest surgical advances. In fact, the Florence Wormald Heart & Vascular Institute at St. Elizabeth has one of the nation’s top-rated heart surgery programs.
Our cardiothoracic surgeons have performed more than 16,000 open heart surgeries. It’s this experience – combined with exceptional patient care – that makes us a leader in cardiothoracic surgery.
Customized Heart Care
Our surgeons use the least-invasive approach possible to ensure the best outcome and minimize the length of your hospital stay. Our specialists have the training and experience to perform even the most complex heart surgeries.
Your doctors, nurses, rehabilitation specialists and other members of your care team work together to make your hospital stay as comfortable as possible. We’ll keep you and your family members well-informed and help you prepare for your recovery at home.
Our surgeons perform a variety of procedures to treat heart disease, such as:
Some heart and vascular conditions can be treated with minimally invasive techniques in our Cardiac Catheterization Labs. Your doctor will discuss all your options with you.
Award-Winning Heart Care
We’re ranked as a high-performing hospital for heart bypass surgery by U.S. News & World Report.