Comprehensive Heart Care
With a cardiac catheterization lab, clinic, state-of-the-art ICU, and cardiac rehabilitation services, heart patients can receive comprehensive heart care right here in Sheridan.
Cardiac care at Sheridan Memorial Hospital focuses on you, utilizing a coordinated effort with a patient-centered team led by the specialists at Heart Center. You will be supported through every step of your care and provided an individualized treatment plan. Our dedicated staff are available to answer all of your questions throughout your treatment and follow-up visits. We are here, close to home, and will provide you with excellent cardiac care.
If you are a heart patient, board certified cardiologists Drs. Michael Brennan and Joseph Garcia work with a care team to provide personalized attention for you at the Heart Center.
Advanced Heart Care, Close To Home
In January of 2013, we became the third hospital in the state of Wyoming to open a cardiac catheterization lab, featuring two rooms equipped to perform a full range of diagnostic and interventional heart procedures including:
- Stent placement (small wire mesh tube used to open clogged arteries)
- Angioplasty (heart attack treatment)
- Thrombectomy (removing the clot from arteries around the heart)
- Device implants (pacemakers, defibrillators)
Our comprehensive heart care also includes:Device management clinic (pacemaker and defibrillator) including remote defibrillator monitoring
- Heart disease risk assessment
- Cardiac stress testing
- Cardiac rehabilitation
- Holter monitor (continuously monitors heart rhythm)
- Nuclear medicine stress testing (using radioactive dye combined with exercise and/or medication)
- Echocardiograms (using ultrasound waves to test the action of the heart)
- Cardioversions (restores fast or irregular heartbeats to a normal rhythm)
- Transesophageal echocardiogram (uses ultrasound waves with a probe that is introduced into the esophagus)
- Pericardiocentesis (removal of fluid around the heart)