Care for Your Heart at JPS

When you need heart care, the JPS Cardiology Center provides skilled physicians and leading-edge technology that come together to provide the diagnosis and treatment you need to heal. Here you'll find a range of cardiology services to diagnose and treat heart disease, America's number one killer.

Our dedicated physicians perform a wide variety of procedures and conduct research and clinical trails in cardiac health. The services provided at the JPS Cardiology Center include:

  • Non-Invasive Diagnostic Cardiovascular Services  
    • Walking treadmill tests
    • Nuclear stress tests
    • Pharmacological stress tests
    • Stress Echocardiograms
    • Echocardiograms
    • Vascular ultrasound exams
    • Vascular Doppler exams
    • EKG
    • Holter monitors
    • 30 day Arrhythmia monitors
  • Invasive Cardiovascular Procedures  
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Cardiac Interventions including angioplasty and cardiac stents
    • Pacemaker Insertions and revisions
    • Vascular angiograms
    • Peripheral vascular interventions
    • Intravascular ultrasound
    • Pressure wire procedures
  • Cardiology Clinic  
    • New patient appointments
    • Follow up patient appointments
    • Coumadin Clinic
    • Congestive Heart Failure Clinic

Technology, Certification and Program Highlights

  • JPS adopts some of the most innovative technology and treatments available:
  • JPS was the first of three facilities in Texas to install an Intravascular Ultrasound Unit in the Cardiac Catheterization Lab.
  • JPS installed a second state of the art vascular lab in December 2006.
  • JPS performs over 1,500 diagnostic and interventional cardiac cath lab procedures annually.
  • JPS performs over 4,000 vascular ultrasound diagnostic procedures annually.
  • JPS performs over 9,000 cardiac ultrasound diagnostic procedures annually.
  • JPS exceeds the 90-minute American College of Cardiology recommendation for emergent cath arrival time to inflation time by an average of less than 63 minutes.