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Put Your Heart in the Right Place

Get help for your heart or vascular condition, and find out how you can manage your heart health. Talk with the cardiac and vascular specialists at Cottage Health. Call our heart and vascular care center at 1-844-51-HEART.

When your heart or blood vessels need medical care, put them in the skilled hands of the Central Coast’s top cardiologists, surgeons and vascular specialists at the Cottage Heart & Vascular Center.

Recognized for Excellence in Cardiac Care

Close to your home, our medical professionals provide the advanced technology and comprehensive services you’d expect to find at an academic medical center. From prevention and diagnosis to treatment and recovery, you’ll get a partner in managing even the most complex cardiovascular conditions—so you can live better and longer.

Trust Cottage Health to help you achieve the best outcome of your heart and vascular treatment because we’re a designated:

  • Blue Distinction Center® for Cardiac Care by Blue Shield of California, which means you receive safe, top-quality care from highly trained medical staff
  • STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, which means you can get a potentially lifesaving angioplasty in less than 90 minutes—the national standard—at any time of day or night

Innovative, Comprehensive Cardiovascular Care

You’ll find everything you need for your heart and blood vessels at Cottage Health. Learn more about:

Get a Heart Health Overview

If you lack health insurance or face other barriers to medical care, find out how healthy your heart is by attending a heart health fair in Goleta or Santa Barbara. At these events, Cottage Health nurses provide:

  • Blood pressure screening, cardiac risk profile and blood chemistry panel (including a cholesterol screening and test for diabetes) for just $25
  • Free health consultation
  • Free heart-healthy snacks and recipes
  • Free kids’ activities

For more information about heart health fairs, call 1-855-CHS-WELL (toll-free).

Meet Our Heart Doctors

The Heart and Vascular Center at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital is a nationally recognized regional destination for cardiovascular expertise and medical management of complex heart and vascular conditions.

The Meet the Doctors seminars give you an opportunity to learn about conditions of the heart and the latest treatment options. The healthy conversations include a 45-minute presentation by a physician, followed by ample time for questions.

The session is free. Please register in advance by calling us at 1-844-51-HEART.

What's Your Heart Score?

Cottage Health Heart & Vascular Center Heart Assessment

Find out in just minutes with our free online heart assessment!

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Cottage Health TAVR Patient - Violet

Within days of the TAVR procedure, 90-year-old Violet Evelyn Alberts, of Montecito, was back at home enjoying her active and independent lifestyle. Cottage Health is proud to be the first facility in our area to offer patients TAVR, an alternative to open-heart surgery.

Learn About TAVR

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