Cardiovascular surgery

Mercy Hospital is nationally recognized for excellence in cardiovascular care. Mercy's cardiovascular surgical team consists of highly trained professionals who tailor the experience for each patient and family.

We know that having cardiovascular surgery is a life-changing event, and we strive to blend state of the art technology, caring staff and a focus on customer service toward the best possible experience for our patients and their families. Patients come to us for surgical procedures such as coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, aortic aneurysms and adult congenital heart diseases. Our highly skilled surgeons perform approximately 450 open heart surgery procedures each year.

Our team of surgeons and heart care professionals work closely with cardiologists and primary care physician to make sure our patients receive the best, most coordinated care possible.

Mercy Hospital is one of the top 50 heart-bypass surgery programs in the United States. This is an achievement recognized by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons based on excellence in clinical outcomes. Published in Consumer Reports magazine, this information is derived from a database available to consumers searching for the best-ranked health care services.