Heart and Vascular Services
Award-winning, innovative care at Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital includes a cardiac catheterization lab and accredited chest pain center. Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital has the medical expertise and the advanced technology to provide fast, accurate diagnosis of coronary artery blockages, close to home.
Cardiac Catherization Lab
Our integrated cardiac catheterization lab lets patients know if they have heart disease that needs specialized treatment. Cardiologists and staff will benefit from its streamlined data, easy access to precise relevant images and information and exceptional diagnostic and therapeutic imaging tools. And, your physician will have the capability to view these images from anywhere in the world.
Comprehensive Care with Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute-Memorial City
If a higher level of care is needed, working together with a team of dedicated cardiologists, Memorial Hermann Katy and the Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute-Memorial City provide comprehensive cardiac care. Heart attack patients can be stabilized at Memorial Hermann Katy and quickly transported via Life Flight® to Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center.
Accredited Chest Pain Center
When chest pain is the symptom and a heart attack is a possibility, speed, teamwork, training and expertise can make all the difference in the outcome. When a heart attack strikes, time is muscle. The faster cardiac patients are treated, the more promising their prospects for long-term quality of life.
Our Chest Pain Center is accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers. Currently there are less than 400 accredited chest pain centers, only representing 10 percent of United States hospital.
Diagnostic Tests and Heart & Vascular Procedures
Tests and procedures available include:
- Cardiac catheterization
- Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)
- Nuclear cardiology
- CT (16-slice)
- Magnetic resonance angiography
- Peripheral vascular ultrasound
- Tilt table test
- IVC filter placement
- Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair
- Peripheral vascular surgery
- Carotid endarterectomy
- Revascularization of lower extremities
- Dialysis Access Surgery
- Surgery for Varicose Veins
Memorial Hermann Katy takes heart health seriously. Locally, Memorial Hermann works closely with the American Heart Association to promote heart health through programs, including Start!.