Welcome to the Shick Heart Center
The NCH Downtown Naples Hospital is home to one of the most successful cardiac programs in the nation. Our mortality rate is less than half of the national average and we have been ranked among the top 5% in the Nation for overall Cardiac Services and Cardiology Services for 6 consecutive years. Our services include: invasive cardiac procedures, Coronary Artery By-pass Graft and Cardiac Valve surgeries, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Wellness programs.
Combined with a highly qualified, experienced professional staff, the Cardiac Catheterization labs and custom-designed Cardio-vascular surgical suites, offer state-of-the-art technology to care for the cardiac patient.
is designed to stop a heart attack before it happens. It is an aggressive treatment plan that can begin as soon as the emergency medical treatment is initiated either with paramedics or in the emergency room. The treatment allows for minimal to absolutely no heart muscle damage. This program has resulted in a phenomenal reduction in cardiac mortality.
Code Save-A-Heart Direct Infarct Angioplasty Program
Invasive Coronary Procedures (Procedures which involve entering the body)
Code Save-A-Heart Direct Infarct Angioplasty
- Coronary Angioplasty
- Electrophysiology Studies
- Peripheral Angioplasty Laser Therapy
- Transmyocardial revascularization CO2 Laser
- Minimally Invasive Valve repair with da Vinci Robot
Mini-Maze Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass (OPCAB)
- Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
Shick Heart Center 2008 statistics:
- 1287 Coronary Angioplasty Procedures
- 1975 Diagnostic Coronary Procedures
- 489 Open Heart Surgeries
Learn more about the Cardiovascular System in our Health Library