Heart center in Denver

Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center is recognized as a state-of-the-art facility on the cutting edge of today's innovative cardiovascular care. Our team has the privilege of serving communities throughout Colorado, the western region and beyond. We have brought together a multidisciplinary team of specialists dedicated to making a positive difference in each person we serve.

Our care includes prevention, diagnosis, treatment, cardiac rehabilitation and follow-up care for people affected by heart and vascular disease/abnormality. Our nationally and internationally recognized physicians will explain your diagnosis and treatment opportunities and provide compassionate, evidence-based care personalized to you.

Expertise you can count on

We have earned the Get With the Guidelines® top gold award for excellent heart failure treatment from the American Heart Association for ten consecutive years. While that is good news for us, it is even better news for our patients. It means they have access to one of the country’s best heart care programs—right here in Denver, Colorado.

Cardiovascular services we offer

Cardiac catheterization and intervention

Each year, the interventional cardiac specialists at P/SL see hundreds of patients seeking diagnosis and treatment for just about every type of heart disease. Our cardiac interventionists use the latest techniques to treat people of all ages from across the Rocky Mountain region using catheter-based interventions. 

Diagnostic catheterization tests and treatments for heart disease

  • Angioplasty
  • Biventricular pacemakers
  • Coronary angiograms
  • Drug-eluting stents
  • Fractional flow reserve (FFR)
  • Implantable cardiac defibrillators (ICD)
  • Intra-aortic balloon pump
  • Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS)
  • Temporary ventricular assist device
  • Vascular closure devices
  • Vascular surgery

Our heart screening services

Our heart specialists use the diagnostic capabilities of an ICAVL-certified vascular lab to perform our heart screening and imaging. Our services include:

  • Echocardiograms
  • Stress tests
  • Angiography—specialists X-ray your blood vessels or heart to view the arteries, veins and heart chambers to find any plaque buildup.
  • Heart catheterization—our specialists use catheter-based intervention to get rid of plaque buildup in your heart’s arteries.