St. Anthony Shawnee Hospital's Heart Cath Lab Department is a full service facility which offers diagnostic and limited interventional capabilities utilizing state-of-the-art imaging equipment and a highly experienced staff.
Heart Cath Lab
With the exception of pediatrics, St. Anthony Shawnee Hospital’s Heart Cath Lab serves inpatients and outpatients of all age groups. The Heart Cath Lab utilizes radiation and contrast media to visualize and identify lesions and/or blockages in the main arteries and veins in the body. The Heart Cath Lab provides limited interventional services to include percutaneous angioplasty and stent placement of peripheral vessels (i.e. iliac, superficial femoral, renals, etc.), and insertion of intra-aortic balloons. Additionally, the Heart Cath Lab performs various other procedures; such as, insertion of permanent pacemakers, renal arteriography, percutaneous nephrostomies, cardioversions, and etc.