Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and includes heart attack, stroke, blood clots or other diseases of the heart and blood vessels. The Heart and Vascular Center at Altru was the first lab of its kind accredited in all of eastern North Dakota and performs as many as 75 tests a week throughout the Altru Health System campus. Altru's Heart and Vascular Center is made up of Altru's Vascular Lab, Anticoagulation Clinic, as well as the vascular surgery and interventional radiology department.
Altru's specialists are skilled with the entire vascular system. Vascular surgeons do noninvasive diagnostic tests, medical treatments, minimally invasive procedures, and open surgeries when necessary. This expertise uniquely qualifies vascular surgeons to make the most accurate diagnosis and prescribe the best treatment for the best outcome.
For more information, please call 701.780.6208.