The heart and vascular center at Memorial Hospital specializes
in evaluating and treating heart and vascular conditions
• irregular heart beats caused
by an electrical problem
• partially blocked main or
peripheral arteries impairing the ability to carry blood
throughout the body
• heart failure as a result of
cardiovascular disease, heart attack, or uncontrolled blood pressure
Because Memorial Hospital is a non-profit
entity owned by the City of Colorado Springs, we are able to invest our
earnings to provide the community some of the most advanced
cardiovascular technology available.
One of our routine diagnostic processes
for heart patients includes computed tomography angiography
(CTA).Our 64-slice CT scanner allows the doctor
to see an amazing level of detail about what’s going on inside
your body … all in high-resolution 3D imagery.
But when we do a CTA, we're not only
looking at your heart. We're looking at your whole body.
For instance, when a CTA is performed, it
may appear that the heart function is normal, but it's possible for
the doctor to discover an entirely different health issue while
reading the results.
one example of the advanced diagnostics technology we have at the heart
and vascular center at Memorial Hospital to help us discover what might
be going wrong inside of you.
After you receive the results of your
in-depth diagnostic test, you can discuss the results with a doctor or a
team of doctors who specialize in cardiovascular care. You will be able
to ask questions and get answers immediately. After diagnosis, your
doctor will discuss the appropriate treatments and procedures,
such as medication, therapy, surgery, and more, for your medical
And you'll be glad to know that no other
hospital in southern Colorado performs more cardiovascular surgeries
each year than Memorial. That means your care is in the hands
of the most practiced surgeons and specialists in southern
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If you have a cardiovascular condition, it
is critical you get care as soon as possible.
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To learn more about the heart and vascular
center at Memorial Hospital, please keep reading.
At Memorial, our mission is to provide the
highest quality health care. Therefore, it's our job to do everything
we can to help you make the right health care decision. This
web site guides you through important steps that help you understand the
healing process and the programs we have available through our heart
and vascular center at Memorial Hospital.
The next web page introduces you to the
physicians and specialists that will provide your heart and vascular
» Step 2: Meet our heart & vascular doctors