Dignity Health Medical Group ‒ Sierra Nevada's cardiology team specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of the heart, blood vessels and circulatory system. To enhance the care our cardiologists provide, we have invested in state-of-the art cardiac diagnostic equipment and cardiac catheterization lab.
Conditions We Treat
Our doctors treat a wide range of cardiology conditions, so no matter what’s ailing you, you know you’re in the best of hands. Our cardiologists help to diagnose and manage:
Services We Offer
Dignity Health Medical Group – Sierra Nevada's team of heart care specialists is dedicated to helping patients achieve and maintain a heart healthy lifestyle. We focus on prevention and early detection of diseases affecting the heart. Affiliated with Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital, which provides minimally invasive cardiac care locally, as well as Dignity Health Heart and Vascular Institute, the region’s leader in advanced cardiovascular care, we offer a full spectrum of diagnostic and therapeutic heart care procedures, including:
A procedure used to diagnose and treat cardiac conditions. A catheter is inserted into a chamber or vessel of the heart to treat known conditions such as blockages, measure pressure and oxygen levels, check pumping function, and diagnose certain heart defects.
An ultrasound of the heart, an echocardiogram allows your doctor to see your heart beating and pumping blood.
A test to assess your hearts electrical system, or activity and a way for your doctor to diagnose any arrythmia or abnormal heart beats.
We use state-of-the-art imaging tools that provide highly detailed pictures of your heart and veins. We strive to use the most minimally invasive treatment option available for each patient while providing a comprehensive team approach to your care.
A common circulatory problem in which narrowed arteries restrict blood flow to your limbs. Caused by plaque build-up and fatty deposits in your arteries.
A permanent implant into the heart to correct an irregular heartbeat, or to prevent cardiac arrest.
If your symptoms have evolved to need surgery, your doctor may perform a minimally-invasive surgery to repair the valve that is diseased or damaged.
Experts in Matters of the Heart
Women are born multi-taskers. And they experience issues related to their heart differently than men.
Women’s Heart Health
Dignity Health Medical Group – Sierra Nevada’s team of cardiologists specialize in providing exceptional care to treat and prevent heart disease in women. Since women are more likely to ignore the symptoms associated with heart disease, our team works with you to:
- Pinpoint your individual risk factors
- Work with you to minimize risk, adjust diet, medication, and create exercise routines
- Work with your physicians to achieve your heart healthy goals