Lake Huron Medical Center Heart Care
Heart disease is the leading cause of death and a major cause of disability
in the United States. At Lake Huron Medical Center, we provide comprehensive,
advance heart care delivered by knowledgeable, experienced cardiac professionals.
Our heart care specialists offer state-of-the-art heart care, from diagnosis
and emergency intervention to the latest treatments, preventative education
EKGs, MUGA scans, echo-cardiograms and stress tests are performed at two
convenient locations: Lake Huron Medical Center in Port Huron and LHMC
Health Center in Fort Gratiot. Cardiac catheterizations are performed
at Lake Huron Medical Center.
Cardiac Electrophysiology is the diagnosis and treatment of patients with
electrical or rhythm disorders of the heart. The electrophysiology program
specializes in the management of cardiac arrhythmias and arrhythmia-related problems.
Open Heart Surgery
Lake Huron Medical Center offers access to open heart surgical procedures
including Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) surgery, Minimally Invasive
CABG, and Valve surgery.
Lake Huron Medical Center offers the only out-patient cardiac rehabilitation
program in the Blue Water Region. Cardiac Rehabilitation services are
offered at the LHMC Health Center, in Fort Gratiot to help patients maintain
an optimum level of functioning.
This cardiac education and support group is available for individuals and
their family members. HeartLink offers continual information, education
and support on cardiac disease. HeartLink meets the second Tuesday of
each month at 6:00 p.m. at Lake Huron Medical Center.
Lake Huron Medical Center offers access to Cardiac Scoring Services through
local radiologists. This fee-for-service program utilizes advanced diagnostic
capabilities to provide a noninvasive method to evaluate the potential
for cardiac diseases, especially for those at high-risk. For more information,
go to the
Imaging section of this website. To make an appointment, please call 810-216-1455.
Education, presentations and screenings on a variety of cardiac health
related topics and risk factors are available regionally through a dedicated
community outreach coordinator.