Cardiovascular & Heart Institute
Our Cardiologists, Open Heart Surgeons, Cardiac Support Services and Heart Institute serve Northern Nevada patients in Carson City, Dayton, Minden, Gardnerville, Reno, Sparks, and Yerington. We also serve California through South Lake Tahoe and Mammoth Lakes.
Cardiovascular disease is our nation’s biggest killer of both men and women, and Carson Tahoe Cardiology and the Heart Institute (CTHI) is there to get to the heart of the problem. CTHI has collaborative care, advanced technology, great outcomes, regional access, board certified cardiologists, and world renowned heart surgeons.
Recognizing the need for a broad range of cohesive cardiology services, Carson Tahoe Health formed CTHI; complete services with cardiologist that are more available and more “local” to northern Nevadans and Californians than ever before. Carson Tahoe Cardiology physicians bring more than 30 years of regional service and countless years of experience to Carson City and the surrounding community. As part of the Carson Tahoe Health system, the region’s finest physicians are bringing state-of-the-art technology to cardiac diagnostics, treatment, open heart surgery, and rehabilitation right in the Carson City, Reno, Sparks, Yerington, Dayton, Minden, Gardnerville, Lake Tahoe, and Mammoth Lakes community.
Carson Tahoe Cardiology and Heart Institute features:
• Carson Tahoe Cardiology – A network of several board certified cardiologists with experienced physician assistants provide superior care through local healthcare facilities in Northern Nevada and Eastern California. Carson Tahoe Cardiology is an integral part of Carson Tahoe Medical Group.
• Interventional Cardiology Services – Board certified interventional cardiologists provide “minimally” invasive procedures performed in a 24/7 state-of-the-art catheterization lab.
• “CardioOne” Open Heart Surgery – Under the leadership of Todd Chapman, MD, FACS, Cardiac thoracic Surgeon and Medical Director of open heart surgery, where patients thrive with the region’s first universal bed program.
• Cardiac Rehabilitation – Carson Tahoe Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is Accredited by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVRP)
• Heart Screenings – Carson Tahoe cares for the health and well-being of the community through education and services. HeartSmart screenings are available to the public twice a year at a discounted rate.
• New Absorb Technology – The cardiology team at Carson Tahoe Health recently became the first in Northern Nevada to offer patients with coronary artery disease a new treatment option that literally disappears over time.