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:
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.