Cardiac & Vascular Services

Northside Hospital Heart Institute

Northside Hospital Heart Institute has one of the most comprehensive cardiovascular programs in Georgia. Our specialists work hand-in-hand to improve your overall heart and vascular health, leading to enhanced overall wellness. Our board-certified cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, electrophysiologists, and vascular surgeons — together with a team of specially trained cardiovascular nurses and technologists — deliver more than diagnosis and treatment expertise.

For Georgians at risk for heart and vascular disease, Northside puts an entire care team in your corner:

That team extends deep into the community, too. Time saves lives when treating a heart attack or stroke. As a leading heart institute, Northside regularly trains community first responders to enable the best and fastest care possible.

Services & Conditions

Vascular Surgery

Using the newest treatments and technologies, vascular surgeons at Northside Hospital Heart Institute utilize minimally-invasive techniques and endovascular therapies for improved outcomes.

Interventional Cardiology

At Northside Hospital Heart Institute, interventional cardiologists use advanced diagnostic procedures with minimally invasive techniques to treat the most complex heart conditions. 

Heart Rhythm Issues

Electrophysiology specialists at Northside Hospital provide diagnostic and treatment expertise to resolve even the most complex heart rhythm issues or conditions.

General Cardiology

From congenital heart defects to the most complex cardiovascular conditions, experienced heart specialists at Northside Hospital help you control your heart health.

Care in the Heart of Your Community

Northside Hospital is home to many of Atlanta's "Top Doctors," as named by U.S. News & World Report and Atlanta Magazine. They bring their compassion and expertise right into the communities they serve, with appointments available at convenient locations across Georgia.

Northside also has earned advanced recognition for many heart and stroke services, including:

  • Northside Forsyth was the first hospital in metro Atlanta to earn — and keep —  Advanced Certification in Heart Failure

  • Both Northside Atlanta and Northside Forsyth have received Chest Pain Center Accreditation 

  • Northside has won multiple awards from the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® and Get With The Guidelines® programs

  • Northside Atlanta’s Stroke Center has earned distinction as an Advanced Primary Stroke Care Center of Excellence

  • Northside Hospital's cardiovascular program was among the first in Georgia to receive Center of Excellence designation for the innovative use of minimally invasive transcarotid artery revascularization (TCAR) to lower the risk of stroke, especially in elderly patients

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Powerful Cardiac Care

Northside Hospital Heart Institute offers a full spectrum of preventive, diagnosis, treatment and support services for improved heart health and wellness, including:

  • Regular community screenings to check your risk of heart disease or stroke 
  • Non-invasive diagnostic tests 
  • Intravascular ultrasound and optical computer tomography
  • Cardiac catheterization and angioplasty
  • Stents, pacemaker and defibrillator placement 
  • Cardiac rehabilitation and other support services designed to help you enjoy a heart-healthy lifestyle

Why Northside

Our Focus Is on Transforming the Health of Georgia

We bring the latest diagnostics and treatments, including breakthroughs in academic medical research, right into the heart of Georgia's communities.

  • Clinical excellence with a patient-first approach
  • Life-changing health care discovery and innovation
  • Building strong, healthy communities
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