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Programs & Services


Cardiovascular Surgery

This service provides cardiovascular surgical care to adults undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG), heart valve procedures, aortic procedures, and ventricular assist device procedures.

Service includes:

  • Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (Unit 94 CVICU): care right after heart surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery Inpatient Unit (Unit 91): dysrhythmia, defibrillation, chest tube removal, arterial lines, CVP monitoring, inotrope administration, temporary pacemakers

Contact Details

Foothills Medical Centre

Location Info
Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit
Address
1403 29 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta
T2N 2T9
Telephone
403-944-2494
Fax
403-944-2314
Getting There

Parking available

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Hours of Operation
Available
24 hour service
Access
Service Providers May Include
cardiologists, cardiac perfusionists, cardiac surgeons, intensivists, occupational therapists (OTs), physical therapists (PTs), registered nurses (RNs), respiratory technologists, social workers
Referral Needed

Cardiologist's referral needed.

Wait Times

Days to months, depending on urgency.

Partners

Partners/affiliations

Libin Cardiovascular Institute