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Diagnosis and Treatments

At the Morrissey Family Heart and Vascular Institute, our team of specialists develops a personalized treatment plan for every patient. Not every person with heart disease is exactly alike, so we do not use a cookie-cutter approach to treatment. We tailor our approach to fit your specific condition, physical health, lifestyle and family history, among other considerations. Our experts include cardiologists, cardiac surgeons and vascular surgeons.

Lifesaving Technology At St. Joseph's Heart & Vascular Institute

Your cardiovascular system is your lifeline. When you need heart and vascular care, you want access to the most advanced technology and tools for expert diagnosis and precise treatment.

Our specialists are trained in the latest techniques and tools available today. We offer:

Learn more about our clinical trials  available to patients.

Heart Disease Treatment Goals

The goal of heart disease treatments may include:

  • Lowering the risk of blood clots from forming, which can lead to heart attack
  • Preventing further complications from coronary heart disease
  • Reducing risk factors that contribute to the build-up of plaque in arteries
  • Relieving other symptoms such as shortness of breath and fatigue

Diagnostic And Treatment Options At The Morrissey Family Heart and Vascular Institute

We offer comprehensive diagnosis and treatment options for heart and vascular conditions, using the latest technologies and techniques available today.



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At risk for heart disease?

Heart disease comes in many forms and can affect people of any age, gender, or ethnicity. In fact, heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. The more you can learn about your heart health, the better. Knowledge is truly powerful medicine that helps you understand your risks and take action to lessen your potential for problems. It can lead to early detection, and most importantly, to early treatment and better outcomes.

Take this quick assessment to:

  • Understand symptoms, causes, and types of heart disease
  • Determine your risk factors for developing heart disease
  • Learn which lifestyle factors can increase or decrease your risk

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