Through state-of-the-art technology and expert clinical care, our physicians and staff can provide the appropriate setting to meet your diagnostic, interventional treatment, and rehabilitative cardiology needs.
Diagnostic. Memorial Hospital uses the latest technology available such as the new 64slice CT Scanner to evaluate the health of your heart and circulatory system. Our specialists are well-trained and equipped to diagnose cardiovascular difficulties through the use of such comprehensive tests and procedures such as echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), venous duplex ultrsound, aterial studies, cartoid ultrasound, electrocardiography (EKG), Holter monitoring, Stress Testing, and CarioBepper service. Diagnostic nuclear medicine capabilities include cardiac Thallium andf Persantine-THallium Stress Testing, and non-invasive peripheral vascular testing.
Interventional. Memorial Hospital has teamed up with Dr. Jack Painter who joins our staff with over 16 years of experience in interventional cardiology. As the medical director of Memorial Hospital?s Cath Lab, Dr. Painter and Memorial Hosptial are working together to provide patients of Martinsville, Henry, Patrick, Franklin and Pittsylvania counties with the best in cardiology care.
Cardiac Rehab. Our Cardiac Rehab department includes team members who will work with you and your cardiologist to
- identify your personal risk factors;
- help you learn to control them through patient education, nutritional counseling, and progressive exercise; and
- work with you to be well on your way to adopting a healthier lifestyle.