In matters of the heart, yours takes priority—especially at Cottage Health, where a dynamic team of cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons, nurses and surgical technicians brings a vast array of experience and innovation to the practice of repairing hearts and correcting a variety of heart conditions.
Exceptional Heart Surgery Close to Home
When you work with the skilled cardiovascular surgery team at Cottage Health’s Heart and Vascular Center, you’re sure to receive individual attention and a plan of care that meets your specific needs.
The heart team at Cottage Health takes an evidenced-based approach by aligning with practice standards laid out by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association. Patient cases are routinely discussed with the heart team of physicians to evaluate best medical practices, in percutaneous intervention, along with cardiac surgical options for revascularization.
Together, your heart team, will implement the best approach for your individual case. In addition, you also benefit from our welcoming and comfortable healing environment, designed with your recovery and well-being in mind. A cardiovascular surgeon may recommend heart surgery to:
- Reroute blood flow to the heart
- Repair or replace diseased or broken heart valves
- Repair abnormal or damaged structures of the heart
- Repair or replace major arteries that rise up from the heart