Providing comprehensive cardiac (heart) care for patients of all ages
For Adults, Infants, & Children
Adult and pediatric cardiology
Congenital & acquired heart disease
Electrophysiology / arrhythmia
Cardiomyopathy / heart failure
Marfan Syndrome Clinic
Pacemaker Phone-in Service
ICD Clinic (implantable cardioverter defibrillator)
Coronary angioplasty - PTCA
Coronary atherectomy (laser & rotational)
Catheter ablation for cardiac (heart) arrhythmia
ICD placement / checks
Post thrombolytic management
Balloon dilatation of thoracic vessels
Cardiac (heart) arrhythmia surgery
Cardiac (heart) valve repair & replacement
Congenital heart surgery
Coronary artery bypass surgery
Heart assist devices including Heart Mate
Minimally invasive heart surgery
Ventricular reduction surgery
Lung volume reduction
Thoracic aorta repair & reconstruction
Thoracic (esophageal, chest, & lung) surgery
Video assisted thoracic surgery
Cardiothoracic surgery web page
Cardiac (heart) diagnostic laboratory
Cardiac (heart) stress testing
Pharmacologic stress testing
Radionuclide cardiac (heart) stress testing
Cardiopulmonary metabolic stress testing
Isuprel tilt testing
ECG & signal averaged ECG
Invasive cardiovascular laboratory
Cardiac (heart) biopsy
Cardiac (heart) catheterization
Cardiac (heart) mapping/EP studies
The cardiac rehabilitation program is designed to augment private physician's care through carefully monitored, medically supervised, progressive exercise and education classes.
For information call (909) 558-4791.
INPATIENT CARDIAC SERVICES
Loma Linda University Medical Center & Children's Hospital have specialty units designed and staffed for the care of heart patients including coronary care unit, cardiac surgery ICU, cardiac step-down and observation areas, neonatal heart care, and the children's cardiac care unit.
To transfer an inpatient to one of our hospitals, please call Interfacility Transfer/Patient Placement at 1 (800) 865-5862.
Emergency cardiothoracic surgery and cardiology services are available 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
Loma Linda International Heart Institute outpatient hoursMonday - Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday - 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
(909) 558-4200 * 800-INTL-HEART
After hours - (909) 558-4000
Cardiac (heart) transplantation - (909) 558-4201
Physician referral/Circle of Care - (800) 872-1212
Loma Linda International Heart Institute physicians provide consultation and specialty cardiac (heart) care for patients referred by their primary care physician, internist, or cardiologist.
Referring physicians are invited to call attending faculty to discuss individual cases at any time.
Urgent outpatient cases can usually be seen by the Loma Linda International Heart Institute cardiologist on-call for consultations within 24-hours.
Routine and second-opinion outpatient consultations can normally be scheduled within two weeks.
Emergency outpatients can be seen anytime at the Emergency Cardiac (heart) Care Center.
Satellite clinics facilitate the delivery of patient care in growing communities.
Loma Linda University Center for Health Promotion
Comprehensive health evaluations
Lifestyle multi-risk reduction programs
For information call (909) 558-4496 or go to the Center for Health Promotion web pages.
Complete evaluation of heart and health risk factors. Smoking cessation, exercise and fitness, stress and weight management, nutrition, cholesterol screening, and numerous other health programs.
Excellence in cardiac (heart) care for all ages through compassionate, patient-centered care, innovation, education, and research.
Loma Linda International Heart Institute exists to serve the needs of our patients and communities through commitment to the following principles:
Our first priority is caring for our patients.
We are dedicated to providing comprehensive diagnostic, interventional, surgical and preventive cardiac (heart) services for all patients regardless of age, complexity, or severity of their cardiac (heart) problem.
We deliver personalized care through a balance of science, technology, innovation, education, and spiritual support.
We respect individual values, spiritual beliefs, rights, and preferences.
We adhere to the highest standards of ethics and quality.
Our unified team is committed to personal integrity, mutual respect and the professional growth of each member.
We strive for excellence by using our resources efficiently to meet the needs of our patients and communities in an integrated continuum of care.
The physicians of Loma Linda International Heart Institute are specialists in cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery. They do not provide primary care but instead work closely with your primary care physician for cardiac (heart) diagnosis and treatment.
Open anytime, day or night.
Specially trained doctors and nurses dedicated to immediate evaluation of chest discomfort and treatment of heart attack.