Our Team

Our Heart Center team is a team of highly trained cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeon, perfusionists, registered nurses, technologists and technicians. Team members work together to care for patients before, during and after surgery and procedures.

For more information on our cardiovascular services, please call the Cardiovascular Institute of Southern Missouri at (573) 785-0080.

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  • Advanced diagnostic and imaging technology to determine the type and extent of heart disease.
  • A wide range of cardiovascular procedures using the latest techniques.
  • Comprehensive heart failure care with the latest treatment options.
  • Specialized diagnostic and treatment services for state-of-the-art arrhythmia care.
  • Minimally invasive techniques to unblock arteries and improve blood flow.
  • Expert care for conditions that affect the arteries and veins.
  • Resources and Support

    Get trusted information about how your heart works, the different types of conditions that can affect your heart, and the types of procedures that you may be facing.

    Browse our Heart Health Library

    Understanding Heart Disease Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US. Learn what you can do to keep your own heart healthy.
    Cardiac Tests & Procedures From a chest x-ray to an implantable pacemaker, here's a detailed look at the tools doctors use to help diagnose and treat heart disease.
    Heart Conditions and Diseases Arrhythmias, coronary heart disease, high blood pressure - find out more about heart problems and what you can do to prevent them.
    Women and Heart Disease Many women believe the stereotype that heart disease is a man's problem. But women are at higher risk for heart disease than breast cancer.
    Diabetes and Heart Disease Heart disease and stroke are the leading causes of death in people with diabetes. Take steps right now to promote heart health.
    Congenital Heart Disease A congenital heart defect is a heart problem that is present at birth. The vast majority of congenital heart diseases have no known causes. Some of these problems may be caused by genetics.
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Your heart needs time to recover from a major trauma like heart attack or heart surgery. A cardiac rehab program can help you get back to normal daily activities.
    Managing Heart Disease Your specific treatment plan may involve one or more of these areas: monitoring your blood pressure, changing to a healthier diet, getting more exercise, and taking medications.
    Preventing Heart Disease Making certain lifestyle changes can reduce your risk for heart disease: Stop smoking, start exercising, and limit the saturated fat in your diet.

    You only have one heart and one life to live. So live it well. It all begins with knowing your risk for heart disease, and then taking the necessary steps to reduce your risk factors and live life to the fullest.

    Take the heart pledge and take control of your heart health using the following resources:

    The American Heart Association's Heart360® is a convenient and secure location for you to track and manage your heart health. Record your health data with the online trackers, access additional information and resources on how to be heart healthy, and even share your results with your provider (your provider can provide you with their provider number to share results).

    This simple assessment is based on the knowledge and expertise of The American Heart Association. Your assessment will help you understand what simple steps you may need to take to improve your heart health and quality of life. From there you will be directed to specific action plans that will help you get informed, change your behaviors and move you closer to your individual health goals.

    Knowledge is power! The American Heart Association offers several healthy heart quizzes to improve your know-how for living well and fighting off heart disease and stroke. Click HERE to access the American Heart Association's Heart Healthy Quizzes to gain the power of knowledge when it comes to your heart health.

    Advanced cardiovascular care, close to home.

    Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center’s Heart Center delivers advanced cardiovascular care, close to home for area residents. We’ve brought together heart team members with years of experience and invested in a well equipped cardiovascular operating rooms, imaging systems, monitoring systems, recovery and post-op care units and training for our nurses and technologists.

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    We offer Heart Care Center care at 2 locations.