Heart and VascularCall 828.286.5575
Our Team is Committed to your Heart Health
Maintaining a strong heart means getting to know your heart and staying on top of factors that play into its health, like blood pressure, cholesterol levels, family history, and exercise. And when you act early to check your heart health, we’re in a better position to catch any potential issues and work with you to keep you healthy for the long run.
Rutherford Regional Health System offers an integrated approach to heart and vascular care that spans the spectrum from prevention and diagnostic care to the latest in surgical treatments and rehabilitation. Through state-of-the-art technology and expert clinical care, our physicians and staff treat patients for a variety of conditions and diseases affecting the cardiovascular system, comprised of heart and blood vessels.
If you need to find a cardiologist, call 828.286.5575 to be connected with a local provider.
Chest Pain Symptoms
Learn more about the signs and symptoms of a heart attack and why you should seek immediate care if you are experiencing chest pain.Learn More
At Rutherford Regional, we're taking your recovery to heart. Learn more about our outpatient cardiac rehab offerings.Learn More
PCI, or percutaneous coronary intervention, is a procedure used to open up a blocked or narrowed artery, helping alleviate chest pains and reduce the risk of a heart attack.Learn More
Making heart health a priority
Heart health is about more than just your heart. Blood pressure, cholesterol, family history, and other factors all play important roles in keeping your heart strong. If you have questions about your heart health but aren’t quite sure where to begin, start with a heart health assessment and learn more about any risks you may have for heart-related conditions. Your journey to a stronger heart starts here.
Meet our Team
Take a Heart Health Assessment
Call 828.286.5575 to schedule an appointment with one of our cardiologists.
Rutherford Regional Health System offers an integrated approach to heart care that spans the spectrum from prevention and diagnostic care to interventional treatments and rehabilitation. We treat a wide variety of cardiac conditions, including:
- Atrial fibrillation
- Congestive heart failure
- Coronary artery disease
- Heart valve disease
- Peripheral artery disease
Accreditations & Recognition
As an Accredited Chest Pain Center, Rutherford Regional’s protocol-driven approach to heart care allows us to reduce time-to-treatment during the critical first stages of a heart attack. Click here to learn about Chest Pain Symptoms.