Why Choose Us for Heart Care?
At Virginia Mason Franciscan Health, we take an approach to heart care that’s centered on you. Using advanced technology, experienced staff and evidence-based medicine, we offer outstanding outcomes to our communities around Puget Sound. Our multidisciplinary team provides everything from surgical treatments to support and stress management, caring for your mind, body and spirit.
More than 2,300 providers and advanced practice clinicians work with us to provide you excellent care. Our providers and hospitals continue to win awards for excellence in quality and results. We’ll work with you to tailor treatment plans for your specific condition and individual needs.
Comprehensive heart expertise
We approach your heart care with the strength of a system supported by more than 50 subspecialties and state-of-the-art technology. Working in more than 50 subspecialties and supported by state-of-the-art technology, we can approach your heart care from many angles to better address your needs. With a team of experienced cardiac surgeons, general and subspecialized cardiologists and vascular surgeons, we are highly qualified to care for your heart and vascular needs.
What does this mean for you? Having advanced technology and years of experience means we can provide truly comprehensive care that integrates medical tools with a deeply caring environment, whether you need a diagnosis, ongoing health management or a complex operation.
Prevention combined with ongoing support
When you come to us for heart care, we know your heart health extends beyond the hospital walls. That’s why we provide ongoing support and care, even after treatment or surgery. With support groups, free educational resources, prevention tools and rehabilitation services, we can give you what you need to keep your heart in tip-top shape.
No matter where you are, you won’t need to travel far to find expert care. From Burien to Bremerton and beyond, you'll find most of the heart and vascular services you need close to home in our local hospitals. Our two flagship cardiovascular centers — Franciscan Heart Center (located within St. Joseph Medical Center) and the Heart & Vascular Center at St. Michael Medical Center - Silverdale — provide an additional level of service for surgery and specialized cardiac procedures.
Your Heart Care Team
When Do You Need a Heart Specialist?
Your First Cardiology Visit
Recovering from Heart Surgery
Accepted Insurance Plans
Conditions We Treat
Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
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Heart Health: Prevention and Support
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