Cardiac Cath Lab
State of the Art Technology for Quality Care
Weiss Memorial Hospital’s Cardiac Catheterization Lab features a newly installed Cath and Hemodynamic System. This state of the art technology enhances our ability to provide the highest quality of cardiac care. The new cath lab system is a GE Innova 530. It is able to perform all cardiac and vascular studies with improved imaging and less radiation delivered to patient and staff.
Cardiac Catheterization Labs provide diagnostic and interventional cardiovascular procedures for cardiovascular disease and/or symptoms. At Weiss Memorial Hospital, our newly renovated lab provides the following procedures to assess your heart’s condition and provide the treatment you need to help your heart:
- Diagnostic catheterization to confirm or evaluate the presence of coronary artery disease, valve disease and evaluate heart muscle function.
Performed to open narrowed (stenosis) coronary arteries and improve blood flow to the heart. These include:
For diagnosis and treatment of heart rhythm disorders and heart failure, including:
- Pacemaker, Defibrillator Implants and CRT Devices (Cardio Resynchronization Therapy)
- Loop Recorder Implants
Peripheral angiograms and angioplasty/stent placement in the arteries of the legs.
Find out more about the Weiss Cardiac Catheterization Lab.
Monday – Friday,
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
4646 N. Marine Drive
Chicago, IL 60640 Weiss Memorial Hospital
Weiss Memorial Hospital is First in Chicago to Use 3D, AI-Assisted Technology to Diagnose Heart Disease
CathWorks FFRangio® is an AI-based system that helps physicians view and calculate coronary artery blockages to quickly determine next steps in treating patients. Weiss’ catheterization lab implemented the advanced technology in March 2022.