Cardiac catheterization laboratory
Benefit from accurate cardiovascular testing and advanced, minimally invasive treatments at Tyler Heart Institute’s cardiac catheterization laboratory. This specialized setting puts the latest technology and tools in the hands of experts, including interventional cardiologists, electrophysiologists, and other professionals.
What to expect
Read about what it’s like to get cardiac catheterization at Tyler Heart Institute, including how to prepare and what will happen before, during, and after your procedure.
Services at the cardiac cath lab
You or a loved one may visit the lab for:
- Heart and vascular testing, such as angiogram
- Electrophysiology (EP) services to correct heart rhythm disorders (arrhythmias)
- Treatments like angioplasty to open blockages, such as those caused by peripheral vascular disease (PVD), or to stop a heart attack
- Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
Discover what it’s like to receive electrophysiology care in our EP lab.