With individuals experiencing many different forms of heart and vascular disease, not one treatment works for everyone. There are approaches that can include medication or lifestyle changes such as diet and exercise. Sometimes, treatment is an emergency situation and Meridian CardioVascular Network provides the most advanced treatment options available with outcomes that rival the nation’s best programs.

  • Surgery:  Jersey Shore University Medical Center has the only cardiac surgery program in Monmouth and Ocean counties and consistently performs among the most cases and best outcomes in the state. Seamless transfers from area hospitals are coordinated when surgery is needed.
  • Vascular Procedures: Each of our hospitals offers comprehensive treatment options including minimally invasive approaches, when possible, which involve less risk and pain to ensure a fast recovery.
  • Interventional Procedures: Meridian cardiologists have performed thousands of lifesaving angioplasty and stent procedures. Emergency angioplasty is available 24/7 at each hospital.
  • Electrophysiology: The Heart Rhythm Center at Jersey Shore University Medical Center has state-of-the-art equipment and licensure to treat a full range of conditions.
  • Stroke Treatments: Each of our hospitals are designated Stroke Centers and offer seamless transportation to Jersey Shore University Medical Center for more complex procedures from neuro-specialists.
  • Congestive Heart Failure Program: A multi-disciplinary team of physicians and nurse practitioners working closely with heart failure patients to control symptoms and prevent future hospitalizations through a comprehensive disease management program.

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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