Referral to Cardiac and Vascular Surgery

Our physicians coordinate your care with other members of the UnityPoint Health - Des Moines medical staff should you need cardiac or vascular surgery.

Cardiac Surgery

Our cardiac surgeons perform complex heart surgery with outstanding results.

Procedures include:

  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Valve surgery (repair and replacement)
  • Coronary bypass surgery
  • Complex surgery for patients who have undergone one or more previous cardiac operations
  • The surgical MAZE procedure for atrial fibrillation

Vascular Surgery

Our physicians provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment for patients with vascular diseases.

We diagnose and treat the full range of non-cardiac vascular disorders, those conditions that involve the arteries and veins outside of the heart. Treatments involve proven state-of-the-art therapies, leading edge minimally invasive surgery and, when appropriate, exciting new clinical trials.