Heart & Vascular Institute
Committed to Improving Lives
The Norma and Evert Person Heart & Vascular Institute at Santa Rosa
Memorial Hospital is the most experienced resource for comprehensive,
high quality cardiac care in Northern California. For decades, we have
been committed to helping our neighbors with heart disease lead longer,
healthier, more productive lives.
Our highly skilled team of cardiologists, surgeons, registered nurses and
other health care professionals combines the latest advances in cardiovascular
medicine with personalized, compassionate care. We provide the expert,
patient-focused care you need, precisely
where you need it most ~
close to home.
Comprehensive, Advanced Cardiac Care
We offer a continuum of care that focuses on education and prevention,
sophisticated diagnostic and treatment interventions, and complete cardiac
rehabilitation services. Our team focuses on keeping patients healthy
and strives to recognize potential heart problems before they require
Should you or a loved one experience signs of heart attack or stroke, our
Emergency Department's cardiac life support team is available 24/7
to provide specialized life-sustaining treatment. Our highly trained physicians
and cardiac surgeons are skilled in advanced technologies ranging from
non-invasive diagnostic tests to complex bypass procedures.
Experienced, Highly Qualified Team
When it comes to ensuring that you are placing your heart -
and your life - in the most qualified and capable hands, there is no substitute for
experience. Our cardiac team includes triple board certified cardiologists
and surgeons, as well as specially trained technicians and cardiac nurses.
As the area's leading heart center, we treat more patients with cardiovascular
disease than any other facility in Coastal Northern California.
Our doctors and nurses treated nearly 2,000 cardiac patients last year,
and performed more than 13,000 cardiac outpatient procedures. Such high
volume and specialized training gives our cardiac team a level of expertise
that is unparalleled in the region.
Pioneering New Therapies in Heart Care
For more than 40 years, the Heart Institute has remained on the forefront
of new advances in cardiovascular medicine. Our cardiologists use state-of-the-art
technology to identify heart disease earlier and more accurately than
ever before. They also participate in clinical trials, often providing
eligible patients with early access to proven new therapies.
Among our many pioneering achievements,
we established the region's
Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory - Thousands of lives have been saved in this state-of-the-art laboratory,
where cardiologists can successfully unblock more arteries than ever before,
thanks to advances in balloon angioplasty and vascular stenting.
Open Heart Surgery Program - Our cardiac surgeons are skilled at coronary artery bypass, and valve
repair and replacement surgeries for seriously ill patients.
Electrophysiology Laboratory - The most advanced facility north of the Golden Gate for the diagnosis
and treatment of heart rhythm disturbances such as atrial fibrillation
and congestive heart failure.
Learn more about our
heart services or contact us:
St. Joseph Health - Sonoma County
1165 Montgomery Drive
Santa Rosa, CA 95405