Our Services

We offer state-of-the-art cardiovascular laboratories that are fully-equipped to facilitate invasive electrophysiology studies as well as pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) implants. Our board-certified electrophysiologists perform inpatient arrhythmia procedures, provide inpatient consultation in the telemetry and coronary care units, and provide outpatient diagnostic and consultation services.

Anticoagulation management services

Getting blood levels of the medications accurately is challenging because a variety of factors impacts those levels such as eating certain foods,...

Cardiac device follow-up and monitoring

Doctors check, or monitor, cardiac devices on a regular basis to make sure that they are working right and aren't causing any problems. Doctors...

Cardiac stress testing

An exercise electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG) is a test that checks for changes in your heart while you exercise. Sometimes EKG abnormalities can be...

Catheter ablation therapy

Catheter ablation is a procedure used to selectively destroy areas of the heart that are causing a heart rhythm problem. During this procedure,...

Center for the Advanced Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation at Providence St. Vincent

Providence Heart and Vascular Institute’s Center for the Advanced Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation is a comprehensive center caring for...

Echocardiogram

An echocardiogram (also called an echo) is a type of ultrasound test that uses high-pitched sound waves that are sent through a device called a...

Electrocardiography (ECG/EKG)

An electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG) is a test that checks for problems with the electrical activity of your heart. An EKG translates the heart's...

Electrophysiology testing and mapping

An electrophysiology study, or EP study, is a test to see if there is a problem with your heartbeat (heart rhythm) and to find out how to fix...

Holter monitor testing

An ambulatory electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG) records the electrical activity of your heart while you do your usual activities. Ambulatory monitors...

Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD)

An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD), also known as an automatic implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (AICD), is a small device that...

Implantable cardioverter defibrillator/pacemaker clinics

Services include educating patients about the specifics of living with implanted devices along with regular device system monitoring and...

Pacemaker implant

A pacemaker can be used to replace the function of the natural pacemaker of the heart when the heart is beating too slowly. A pacemaker is a...

Tilt table test

This test checks how your body responds to changes in position.