Cardiac & Vascular Services at Good Sam San Jose
At Good Samaritan Hospital of San Jose, we are proud to provide care to more cardiac patients than any other hospital in Santa Clara County. Our Cardiac and Vascular Institute offers the full range of diagnostic, treatment, and rehabilitation services for any area of cardiovascular care. Our program has been recognized both locally and nationally as a center of excellence for its variety and quality of services—read on to learn more about what Good Samaritan has to offer the heart patients in our community.
- Chest Pain Center
Our Chest Pain Center has earned accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers for providing patients experiencing cardiac episodes with the highest quality of care. Our cardiologists and cardiac surgeons are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to respond to any emergency.
- Cardiac catheterization
The Cardiac Catheterization Lab at Good Samaritan performs more than three thousand procedures a year with a wide range of minimally invasive, state-of-the-art techniques. Our heart hospital was honored to be the first community-based catheterization lab in the country to implant the new “drug-eluting stent” to improve the outcome of stenting procedures.
Our advanced Electrophysiology Lab utilizes sophisticated testing and diagnostic methods to identify and treat heart arrhythmias, or electrical disturbances in the heart.
- Cardiac surgery
At Good Samaritan, our cardiac surgeons have the experience that counts—the surgeons that lead our cardiac surgery program have performed over four thousand procedures in the past 10 years. Our staff of talented and knowledgeable specialists is committed to providing patients with compassionate, quality care before, during, and after each procedure.
- Cardiac intensive care
Our Cardiac Intensive Care Unit is staffed by specially trained nurses committed to assisting each heart patient and their family on their road to successful recovery.
- Cardiac rehabilitation
Cardiac rehabilitation provides patients who have recently undergone cardiac surgery or suffered from a heart attack a monitored, supportive environment through which they can make life-long strategies for healthier living.
- Vascular surgery
The board-certified vascular surgeons at Good Samaritan utilize only the most advanced surgical methods to treat arterial and venous issues.
Do you still have questions about the services offered by Good Samaritan Hospital of San Jose ? If so, please contact our Consult-A-Nurse healthcare referral line at (408) 559-2011. Our nurses are available any time of the day or night to answer your medical questions or refer you to an experienced specialist.