About the Heart Center & Cardiology
Some of the most advanced heart care is right here in the St. Croix Valley. You now have easy, local access to some of the best heart specialists from HealthPartners, all in a state-of-the-art cardiac center in Stillwater, Minnesota. The Lakeview Heart Center brings high quality, comprehensive and convenient cardiac care to the residents of eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Physicians from Stillwater Medical Group have worked closely with cardiologists for years and will refer patients to the Lakeview Heart Center in order to provide the best heart care possible.
A cardiologist is available at Lakeview Hospital Monday through Friday, providing outpatient consultative and follow-up care. Enhanced diagnostic imaging and specialty clinic offerings are also provided, including heart failure management, peripheral vascular disease management and device (pacemakers and ICDs) follow-up. Over time, additional diagnostics and specialty clinics will be available, making the Lakeview Heart Center unique to the region.
Conditions we commonly treat include:
◦ coronary artery disease
◦ chest pain
◦ irregular heart beats (atrial fibrillation and other arrhythmias)
◦ valve disease
◦ prevention of heart disease
◦ peripheral vascular disease
◦ high cholesterol
◦ heart failure
◦ management of pacemakers and ICDs (defibrillators)
The following services are provided:
◦ stress testing
◦ nuclear cardiac stress testing
◦ transesophageal echocardiograms
◦ Holter and event monitoring
◦ cardioversion for irregular rhythms (atrial fibrillation)
For more advanced cardiac care, your Lakeview Heart Center cardiologist will normally refer you to Regions Heart Center in St. Paul.