Heart & Vascular
The Heart Institute at Bay Medical Sacred Heart is the only comprehensive heart and vascular program in the Panama City area and is rated #1 in all of Northwest Florida for overall quality heart care. With five cardiac catheterization labs, Bay Medical Sacred Heart offers angioplasty and stent placement to open clogged blood vessels in the heart, and is the only area hospital offering open heart surgery. In addition, Bay Medical Sacred Heart offers many specialized technologies to treat rhythm disorders and a dedicated cardiac intensive care unit and cardiac nursing floor with staff trained to care for the unique needs of heart patients. Patients at Bay Medical often recover in cardiopulmonary rehabilitation – an outpatient program that allows patients to begin an exercise program under monitored medical supervision and guidance.
Click here for a video on one of our newest procedures, the transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR):
Bay Medical Sacred Heart is nationally certified by the Joint Commission as a Center of Excellence in the treatment of heart attack, heart failure and stroke.
Click on one of the sections at right under Heart Institute for more information.
Physician Referral 747-6100
Cardiac Cath Lab 747-6991
Cardiovascular Nursing Unit 747-6086
Cardiac Rehabilitation 770-3404