From minimally invasive heart procedures and surgery options to our full
cardiac program, our heart and vascular institute is devoted to providing
excellent patient care and safety through treatment, diagnosis, research,
education and prevention.
With a nationally recognized coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) program
and staffed by board-certified specialists, doctors and highly skilled
nurses and technicians, Mission Heart Institute provides the highest level
of cardiac care in south Orange County.
Our full spectrum of heart healthcare ranges from prevention and detection
to diagnoses and treatment, as well as rehabilitation and support services.
These services are provided by expert cardiovascular specialists and physicians
within our comprehensive care centers, which are:
Designated Cardiac Receiving Center - When time is critical, Mission Hospital has the experts to treat heart
attacks in minutes, leading to better outcomes and saved lives.
Emergency Chest Pain Center - Chest Pain Center can diagnose and provide treatment in as little as
30 minutes, significantly improving the chance of a positive outcome.
Edward and Ann Muldoon Cardiac Center - The highly advanced Muldoon Cardiac Center houses our state-of-the-art
Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) and Cardiac Telemetry Units.
Cardiac Intensive Care Unit - All 27 private rooms in our CICU offer spacious, comfortable settings
with windows that allow natural light and external views, promoting relaxation
to aid in recovery.
Cardiac Telemetry Unit - Our 34-bed Cardiac Telemetry Unit provides personalized care for patients
in stable condition who are recovering from a cardiac condition or procedure
such as open-heart surgery, angioplasty, pacemaker implantation, a heart
attack or abnormal heart rhythm.
Cardiopulmonary Rehab Center - Reducing risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease through
exercise therapy, education, support and lifestyle modification
Our comprehensive and state-of-the-art diagnostic procedures include:
- Tilt Table
- Cardiovascular CT
- Cardiac Catheterization
- Cardiac MRICath Lab Patient Instructions
- Electrocardiogram ECG or EKG
- Electrophysiology Test (EP)
- Endomyocardial Biopsy
- Holter Monitor
- Nuclear Studies
The Heart Institute makes use of advanced techniques and optimal treatments
for a wide range of cardiovascular conditions and diseases, including:
- Atrial Fibrillation
- Chest Pain
- Congenital Heart Disease
- Coronary Artery Disease
- Heart Attack
- Heart Disease Risk Factors
- Heart Failure
- Rheumatic Heart Disease
- Sinus Bradycardia
- Ventricular Tachycardia