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    Heart and Vascular

    Life doesn't skip a beat. But your heart could.

    When that happens, we are ready to respond—in a heartbeat. As a recipient of the Mission: Lifeline Gold Award and a Top 100 Hospital in the Nation for Patient Safety, Forrest Health's Heart and Vascular Services proudly delivers expert heart and vascular care from board-certified cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons and vascular surgeons.

    Depending on your health needs, you could benefit from heart and vascular services such as:

    Diagnostic testing

    Heart surgery

    Cardiology

    Interventional cardiology

    Cardiac rehabilitation

    Vascular treatment

    Dedicated areas for our heart and vascular patients include:

    Cardiac catheterization laboratory

    Heart surgery suites

    Endovascular surgery suite

    Telemetry units

    Critical care areas

    Heart Care in Your Hometown

    Care and treatment through Forrest Health is available at Forrest General Hospital, Highland Community Hospital, the Heart Care Center in Laurel and all Cardiology Services outreach clinic locations. View a list of all of the locations where you can receive heart care from Forrest Health here.

    We combine the latest technology with the experience and compassion of our heart and vascular specialists to give your heart the care it needs. See some of the common Conditions We Treat.

    Recognized for excellence in Life-Saving Heart Care

    Over the years, Forrest Health has continued to lead the Pine Belt and build on our experience to deliver high-quality, patient-centered care that has earned us honors:

    See more of our awards and recognitions

    What are the Signs of a Heart Attack?

    Some heart attacks are sudden and intense, but most start slowly with mild pain or discomfort. The following signs can mean that a heart attack is happening:

    • Chest discomfort
    • Discomfort in other areas of the upper body, especially arms, back, neck, jaw or stomach
    • Shortness of breath with or without chest discomfort
    • Cold sweats, nausea or lightheadedness

    Learn More

    Are You At Risk For Heart Disease?

    Take our free assessment to see if you could be at risk for heart disease or a heart attack. 

    Take Heart Assessment

    Heart and Vascular Video Library

    For more information about our services, call Forrest Health OnCall at 1-800-844-4445 between the hours of 3-8 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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