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Catheterization Labs

Cath Lab

Palmetto Health Heart Hospital’s Catheterization (Cath) Lab department uses the latest specialized equipment and procedures in providing cardiac services. Timing is critical when a person is having a  cardiac event; therefore, our Cath Lab team is on call 24 hours a day. We perform diagnostic and interventional procedures, as well as electrophysiology studies. Procedures include:  

  • Ablations
  • Angioplasty
  • ASD/PFO closures
  • Atrial Fibrillation ablations
  • Biventricular pacemakers Dr. Phillips
  • Cardioversion
  • Drug-eluting stents
  • Implanted cardiac defibrillators
  • Laser
  • Permanent pacemakers
  • Tilt table
  • Valvuloplasty procedures


Our medical staff has been involved with implementing the newest cardiac procedures, including using the first drug-eluting stents in Columbia and chronic occlusion devices.