Along with a compassionate, welcoming and highly trained staff, Palmetto Health Heart Hospital's Cardiac Diagnostics department features the latest technology in diagnostic equipment, which enables physicians to quickly diagnose heart disease with more accuracy.

Our Cardiac Diagnostics department has three specialized labs:

  • Echocardiography (Cardiac Ultrasound)
  • Electrocardiography (EKG)
  • Peripheral Vascular (Vascular Ultrasound)

The Cardiac Diagnostics department is accredited by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation for Vascular Laboratories as well as the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation for Echocardiography Laboratories. We perform more than 60,000 procedures each year. Our tests include:

  • Carotid Doppler
  • Duplex Scan
  • Upper extremity Arterial (including graft surveillance)
  • Lower extremity Arterial
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Dialysis fistula access
  • Upper and Lower extremity Doppler Vein mapping
  • Renal artery
  • Echocardiography (ECHO)
  • EKG
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • PPG Reflux
  • Transcranial Doppler
  • Transesophageal Echocardiogram
  • Treadmill Stress Testing
  • Upper/Lower Arterial (PVR)

Cardiac Diagnostics is located in Suite 2320 of the Heart Hospital. To schedule a diagnostic examination, please call 803-434-7401. All procedures require a physician's order.

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