Free Valet Parking

Beginning 10/2/17, Doylestown Hospital will provide complimentary valet services from 7 am–5 pm for patients and visitors. Learn more

Heart Failure Treatment Options

Because heart failure is caused by damage to the heart over a period of time, it cannot be cured. However, the symptoms of heart failure can be treated to improve a patient’s quality of life and survival. Heart failure treatment and evaluation options at Doylestown Hospital include:

  • Lifestyle changes and extensive education
  • Proper medicines
  • Device therapy e.g. cardiac resynchronization devices and ICDs (implantable cardiac defibrillators)
  • Echocardiogram and stress testing
  • Invasive procedures such as cardiac catheterization, stent placement, and open heart surgery
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Research opportunities