Diagnosis

Heart and vascular disease can take many forms and present a variety of symptoms. Often these symptoms very subtle, and successful treatment begins with a thorough understanding of the patient’s history and risk factors

Meridian’s patients have access to the most sophisticated inpatient and outpatient imaging services and labs.

  • Leading Network of Physicians:  More than 2,000 affiliated physicians including nearly 400 cardiovascular subspecialists.
  • Accredited Chest Pain Centers: Expert clinicians collaborate to ensure rapid diagnosis and treatment of heart attacks for which every Meridian hospital has achieved this national recognition from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). The only health care system in New Jersey to receive this recognition, Meridian distinguishes itself by providing the best care for patients feeling symptoms of a heart attack.
  • State-of-the-Art Imaging: The most sophisticated imaging services in the region.
  • Emergency Services: EMS teams transmit EKG results to our emergency rooms, which saves time to save heart muscle, leading to better outcomes.
  • One of the Nation’s "Most Wired" Health Systems: Among the nation’s first systems to utilize computerized patient orders and image transmission, reducing errors and improving patient care.

Our diagnostic capabilities allow our patients to have access to the most advanced technology.

  • Catheterization Labs
  • Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography
  • Cardiac Calcium Scoring
  • Echocardiogram
  • Stress (Exercise, Nuclear and Ultrasound)
  • Vascular Suites
  • Electrophysiology Lab

 

Wellness Resources

    • Cardiac Diagnostic Tests

      Cardiac Diagnostic Tests

      New diagnostic tests and tools are constantly being introduced to further understand the complexity of heart disease, injuries and abnormalities.

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    • Cardiac Rehabilitiation

      Cardiac Rehabilitation

      Cardiac rehabilitation can often improve functional capacity, reduce symptoms, and create a sense of well-being for patients.

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    • Heart Failure

      Heart Failure

      Congestive heart failure, is a condition in which the heart cannot pump enough oxygenated blood to meet the needs of the body's other organs.

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Related Services

    • Robotic Surgery

      Robotic Surgery

      With robotically assisted surgery, surgeons use a surgical robot as their instrument to perform complex operations without the need for a large incision.

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    • Vascular Services

      Vascular Services

      Meridian Health is please to offer expanded and advanced vascular services to improve the health and well-being of the people within our community.

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    • Emergency Medicine

      Emergency Medicine

      Designed to provide extraordinary care and comfort the moment you arrive, emergency treatment at Meridian Health hospitals and care centers promises unmatched care and cutting-edge technology in a calm, comfortable healing environment.

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