Keep Your Heart Healthy for Those Who Are in It
St. John’s Heart and Vascular Institute at St. John’s Regional Medical Center is rated among the top 10% in the nation for quality cardiac excellence.
Your heart doesn’t beat just for you. So if you know you’re at risk for heart disease, don’t wait. Connect with a cardiologist who cares about your heart as much as you do.
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) is a minimally invasive technique that can replace a diseased aortic valve in select patients without open heart surgery. St. John’s Regional Medical Center is now home to the TAVR program and the most experienced team in Ventura County.
Learn more about our TAVR program.
Award-Winning Heart Care
Your heart doesn’t beat just for you. So if you know you’re at risk for heart disease, don’t wait. Connect with a cardiologist who cares about your heart as much as you do. St. John’s offers effective treatment for heart disease, world-class clinical research trials, and a certified primary stroke center.
St. John’s Regional Medical Center is consistently recognized for our outstanding heart care:
- Get With the Guidelines® - Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, American Heart Association, 2018
- Recognized on the Target: Stroke Elite Honor Roll, American Heart Association, 2018
- Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll from American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, 2016
- Named a Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care, Blue Shield of California, 2016
- Designated as an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, 2015
- Primary Stroke Center Certified, as recognized by the Joint Commission
Electrophysiology (EP) is the science of diagnosing and treating electrical activities of the heart, or heart rhythm disorders. Doctors specializing in EP treat irregular heartbeats that are the result of abnormal electrical impulses that cause the heart to beat too quickly, too slowly, or irregularly.
Heart Attack Treatment
While all heart attacks require prompt care, the severity and corresponding treatment plan may vary. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, roughly 720,000 Americans have a heart attack each year.
Heart Disease Prevention and Treatments
Reducing your risk for heart attack is within your grasp if you improve your lifestyle and habits. The cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, and vascular surgeons at St. John's offer a range of diagnostic, interventional, and surgical treatment options to address your heart and vascular conditions.
Watchman Device for Patients with AFib
St. John’s Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce that it is among the first hospitals in Ventura County to offer an alternative to long-term blood thinners with the newly approved Watchman™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) Implant. This innovative device is now available avoiding the need to travel for such a procedure.