Cardiac Services at MUSC Health Florence Medical Center
MUSC Health Florence Medical Center is committed to providing compassionate and quality diagnostic cardiac services to our community. Through technological advances and standardized diagnostic and treatment programs, patients with chest pain and other heart attack symptoms receive efficient and effective evaluation and rapid treatment. Our experienced, professional cardiac team cares for patients who arrive with symptoms of a heart attack as well as those needing routine diagnostic cardiac procedures including electrophysiology. We also have programs to help patients achieve a healthy lifestyle.
- Cardiac catheterization (angiography)
- Cardiac ultrasound and stress testing
- Cardioversion (for cardiac arrhythmia)
- Carotid doppler ultrasound
- Coronary and abdominal stents
- Diagnostic peripheral angiography
- Nuclear imaging
- Pacemaker insertion
- Peripheral intervention
- Vascular and venous ultrasounds
- 24/7 cardiac catheterization lab
Under the medical direction of board-certified cardiologists, our specially trained cardiac nurses and technologists work collaboratively to help patients and their families feel comfortable, safe and informed during cardiac and vascular procedures.
At MUSC Health Florence Medical Center, we offer a cardiac rehabilitation program designed to enhance the quality of life for individuals who have experienced a cardiac event. Our team establishes individualized programs designed to help maximize the patient’s heart strength and live life more fully and confidently. We provide patients with education on lifestyle changes to help manage stress, recognize warning signs of a cardiac event, reduce hypertension, maintain heart healthy nutrition and more.