Heart & Vascular

First Choice

First Choice

St. Luke’s Heart & Vascular Center is the fastest growing and most comprehensive center in the region. Here’s why:

  • We’ve added more heart and vascular physicians and locations to give our patients easier access to care.
  • Our physicians are renowned for their medical and surgical skills and are chosen by leading medical device companies to pioneer the latest innovations in minimally invasive heart procedures.
  • We’re the first in the region to offer MitraClip, a medically implanted device that stops or reduces the blood leakage in the mitral valve. Click here to learn more.
  • We’re Lehigh Valley’s first to offer the newest generation of a transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) device. To learn more about TAVR, click here.

St. Luke's Heart & Vascular Center has earned many achievements, honors and awards:

50 Top Cardiovascular
  • Truven Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital.
  • Achieved the highest rating for quality of cardiac surgery from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
  • Operates the first accredited Chest Pain Center in the Lehigh Valley region at the St. Luke's Hospital – Bethlehem Campus.
  • Has the lowest mortality index in the region for heart disease and heart surgery patients.
  • Was selected as one of the first institutions in the country to offer both transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and Mitra Clip percutaneous mitral valve repair due to their exceptional outcomes and multidisciplinary team approach.
  • Was first in the United States to install GE Healthcare’s Discovery IGS 730 Hybrid Operating Room and is one of few international GE Healthcare show sites.
  • Operates the first accredited Chest Pain Center in the Lehigh Valley region at the St. Luke's Hospital – Bethlehem Campus.

Why go anywhere else.

Your heart depends on us.
St. Luke’s — Your first choice for a second chance.