Heart care at Sebastian River Medical Center focuses on the functions and disorders of the heart and its connected circulatory system. According to the American Heart Association, 84 million people in the U.S. suffer from some form of cardiovascular disease, affecting blood flow throughout the body. Cardiovascular disease can lead to heart attacks, strokes or other serious complications.
Taking good care of your heart can help reduce your risk of developing heart disease that leads to a heart attack, stroke or other serious complications. Our cardiac care teams provide complete heart care services - from helping you create a heart-healthy lifestyle to performing lifesaving procedures in emergency situations.
Alliance with UF Health
Our alliance with UF Health brings a new level of care to Indian River County. Our partnership is designed to strengthen and improve cardiac and stroke emergency services in in our community. This means real-time teleconferencing consultations between physicians, continuing education and all other levels of hands-on exchange. Patients can expect more accurate, in-depth diagnoses.
Sebastian River Medical Center conducts a variety of clinical trials related to heart disease. Heart disease remains a leading cause of death and disability in the U.S., and clinical trials are crucial to discovering more effective treatments and saving the lives of heart patients. Our cardiac research specialists investigate the efficacy of new medications and devices to treat heart disease.