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    Cardiovascular Medicine

    Chief: Susan Smyth, MD, PhD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The UK Gill Heart Institute, a dedicated cardiovascular center, provides all care in the same location, including clinics, non-invasive cardiac diagnostics, invasive cardiac techniques such as cardiac catheterization, angioplasty and electrophysiology. The Institute also provides a base for the physicians providing this care and has special focus on counseling cardiac patients and their families. The Institute’s clinical programs target the high incidence of heart disease in Kentucky, while the research and teaching programs work to advance cardiovascular care throughout the world.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-0295    Fax: 859-257-8699

  • Specialties

    • Ankle/brachial index (ABI) testing
    • Ablations
    • Arrhythmia management
    • Atherectomy
    • Biventricular pacing
    • Cardioversion
    • Carotid stenting
    • Complex rhythm mapping and evaluation
    • Cryoablation
    • Diagnostic catheterization
    • Echocardiography (transthoracic, transesophageal)
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Holter monitor
    • Implanted cardiac defibrillator (ICD) checks and programming
    • ICD implants
    • Interventional cardiology
    • Intravascular ultrasound
    • Patent foramen ovale/atrial septal defect (PFO/ASD) closures
    • Pacemaker implantation
    • Pacemaker interrogation and programming
    • Peripheral vascular interventions
    • Renal stents
    • Rotoblator
    • Stents
    • Stress testing
    • Transtelephonic event recorders
    • Transtelephonic pacemaker checks
  • Clinic location

    Gill Heart Institute Directions »
    Pavilion G, First Floor
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536-0084

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