Cardiothoracic Surgery

At Doylestown Health Cardiothoracic Surgery, we offer innovative technology and excellent outcomes to provide world-class care in a community hospital setting.

Our fellowship-trained physicians, surgeons and nursing staff are specially certified in cardiac care. We provide heart attack care and advanced diagnostic and treatment options for heart patients. Our open-heart surgical teams are available to perform life-saving heart surgery whenever necessary, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Health Information

Conditions

Cardiothoracic surgery is the field of medicine involved in surgical treatment of diseases affecting organs inside the thorax (the chest). Generally, treatment of conditions of the heart and lungs.

  • Angina (Chest Pain)
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Atherosclerosis (Blocked Arteries)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Valve Problems and Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm (TAA)

Treatment

Our experienced cardiothoracic surgeons offer advanced treatments including complex open-heart procedures and minimally invasive approaches.

  • Aortic Reconstruction
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Catheter¬≠ Directed Therapy
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA)
  • Convergent Maze Procedure
  • Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Maze Surgery
  • Mechanical Valve
  • Heart Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure
  • Pericardiectomy
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Temporal Artery Bypass
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracotomy
  • Tissue Valve
  • TAVR Procedure
  • Valve Replacement
  • Valve Repair
  • Valve Surgery
  • Valvuloplasty

Clinical Trials

The Heart and Vascular Center actively participates in clinical trial research. To learn more about a clinical trial related to your medical condition, call us at 215.345.2328.

Post Care

Your Doylestown Health cardiothoracic surgeon and care team create a personalized plan for your recovery and goals depending on your diagnosis and condition.

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Most post-surgery heart patients are referred to our Cardiac Rehabilitation program for medically supervised exercise and education. Sessions begin in the hospital and continue on an outpatient basis after discharge.

Cardiac Home Care

A special service for open-heart surgery patients features a home visit for follow-up care from a former Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit nurse. This experienced nurse gets to know you before your procedure and follows your progress during your time in the hospital.

Health Information

Cardiothoracic surgery is the field of medicine involved in surgical treatment of diseases affecting organs inside the thorax (the chest). Generally, treatment of conditions of the heart and lungs.

  • Angina (Chest Pain)
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Atherosclerosis (Blocked Arteries)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Valve Problems and Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm (TAA)

Our experienced cardiothoracic surgeons offer advanced treatments including complex open-heart procedures and minimally invasive approaches.

  • Aortic Reconstruction
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Catheter¬≠ Directed Therapy
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA)
  • Convergent Maze Procedure
  • Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Maze Surgery
  • Mechanical Valve
  • Heart Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure
  • Pericardiectomy
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Temporal Artery Bypass
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracotomy
  • Tissue Valve
  • TAVR Procedure
  • Valve Replacement
  • Valve Repair
  • Valve Surgery
  • Valvuloplasty

The Heart and Vascular Center actively participates in clinical trial research. To learn more about a clinical trial related to your medical condition, call us at 215.345.2328.

Your Doylestown Health cardiothoracic surgeon and care team create a personalized plan for your recovery and goals depending on your diagnosis and condition.

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Most post-surgery heart patients are referred to our Cardiac Rehabilitation program for medically supervised exercise and education. Sessions begin in the hospital and continue on an outpatient basis after discharge.

Cardiac Home Care

A special service for open-heart surgery patients features a home visit for follow-up care from a former Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit nurse. This experienced nurse gets to know you before your procedure and follows your progress during your time in the hospital.