Cardiac catheterization is a procedure used to diagnose and treat conditions of the heart and blood vessels. It can also be used to determine the need for heart surgery.
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center is a leader in cardiac catheterization and other interventional procedures used to treat cardiovascular problems. Our board-certified physicians are widely recognized for their innovative work in this field and their continual focus on advancements.
Our full service cardiac catheterization and intervention program provides a range of services including:
- Diagnostic cardiac catheterization with coronary angiography
- Coronary angioplasty
- Coronary and peripheral artery stenting with drug-coated stents
- Peripheral atherectomy
- Balloon valvuloplasty
- Percutaneous ventricular assist device
Learn more about cardiac catheterization at our online Health Encyclopedia.