Enhanced recovery. Improved quality of life. Teamwork. Unparalleled care.
Visalia's Leader in Heart Care
More than 15 years after establishing its open-heart surgery program in Visalia, Kaweah
Delta has been nationally recognized, has performed more than 6,000 open-heart
surgery procedures. Now under the
leadership of two experienced and talented cardiothoracic surgeons, Sergio Caminha, MD and Leheb Araim, MD, our program offers patients a full range of
cardiovascular services at our state-of-the-art facility, the Acequia Wing at
Kaweah Delta Medical Center.
Based in Visalia, Kaweah Delta has made a name for itself as the region’s leader in heart care through the support of board-certified cardiologists, cardiothoracic
surgeons, and vascular surgeons who work with Kaweah Delta’s dedicated heart
team. This team is made up of physicians who help provide you with 24-hour
medical care before and after surgery, perfusionists (highly-specialized health
professionals qualified to take care of your heart and lungs) and registered
nurses specially trained to care for critical care patients. Together, we work
as a team to provide patients with integrated and scientific-based medicine - all the specialized care and support you need
for heart care right here in Visalia.
Our program offers a full range of Cardiovascular Services including:
- Minimally invasive heart surgery
- Diagnostic techniques
- Treatment of myocardial infarction
- Cardiac arrhythmias
- Pacemakers surgery for coronary disease
- Atrial fibrillation
- Heart failure
- Valve repair and replacement
- Surgery of aorta and great vessels
- Repair of aneurysms
- Endovascular minimally-invasive techniques
Did the surgeons and staff at Kaweah Delta fix your broken heart?
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