Life-Saving Heart Care, Close to Where You Need It in Cincinnati

When it comes to heart care in Cincinnati, experience matters. Mercy Health offers top cardiologists, the latest technology and sophisticated techniques. Plus, you can rely on the expertise of our vascular and thoracic surgeons. Through the integrated care at The Heart Institute, we can help you prevent, manage, treat and recover from heart disease. 

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Our diagnostic and testing services include:

  • 64-slice cardiac CT angiography (CTA)
  • Cardiac nuclear testing
  • Cholesterol blood test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrophysiology (EP) Studies
  • Holter and 30-Day Event Monitoring and Analysis
  • Non-invasive vascular disease testing including peripheral CT angiography
  • Stress tests

We also offer these treatments and procedures:

  • Cardiac biopsies
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Carotid artery stenting
  • Coronary angioplasty, atherectomy, and stenting
  • Coronary artery bypass surgery
  • Enhanced external counter-pulsation (EECP) therapy 
  • Percutaneous (minimally invasive) closure of atrial septal defect/patent foramen ovale (PFO)
  • Peripheral vascular angiography and stenting
  • Pacemaker and defibrillator implants and replacement
  • Sclerotherapy and endovenous laser therapy
  • Surgical/non-surgical treatment for atrial fibrillation
  • Valve repair and replacement (including minimally-invasive aortic valve replacements, known as TAVR procedures)

Rehabilitation

  • Cardiac Rehabilitation — Phases I, II & III
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Nutrition Counseling/Education

  • Dieticians and nutritionists educate patients about proper nutrition to help prevent heart disease and also treat it once diagnosed.
  • Our Cholesterol and Metabolism Center is well known for its intense management of patients with cholesterol issues. Learning how to lower cholesterol and develop healthy eating habits has helped hundreds of patients reduce a major risk factor in heart disease.
  • Exercise is also critical to heart health. With four HealthPlexes located throughout the area, we focus on incorporating regular exercise into a healthy lifestyle.

Heart Care & Cardiology Locations Near Cincinnati

Heart Care and Cardiology News

Minimal Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement Available

Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health Physician Mohi Mitiek, MD a cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon, offers patients minimal mitral valve repair and replacement.

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Get Stroke Smart at West Hospital Event

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health – West Hospital is hosting a free stroke education event on Thursday, September 28.

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Anderson and Clermont Hospitals Receive Heart Failure Care Award

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Anderson and Clermont hospitals have each received the Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Bronze Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association.

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The Heart Institute First in the Tristate to Implant Newly Approved Stent

Interventional cardiologist Kevin Cochran, MD of Mercy Health – The Heart Institute was the first doctor in the tristate to implant the first FDA-approved dedicated bifurcated coronary stent in a patient. The FDA approved the stent in March 2017 and Dr. Cochran performed the first implant in the region at Fairfield Hospital on April 20, 2017. He’s subsequently implanted the stent in another patient.

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The Heart Institute Oxford Office Relocates

Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health – The Heart Institute has relocated its office to a new location in Oxford. The new office is located at 270 S. Locust Street, Oxford, Ohio 45056 in the Tollgate Plaza (next to Kroger).

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