Allen Heart & Vascular Center
The Heart Hospital
UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital and the cardiologists from the Cedar Valley Cardiovascular Center form the only comprehensive heart care center in the Cedar Valley.
The physicians and staff are committed to the highest level of heart care for patients in Northeast Iowa while offering a wide range of services including:
- Cardiac and vascular surgery
- Cardiovascular imaging
- Advanced heart failure treatment and care
- Heart disease prevention
- Clinical research
- Peripheral and vascular therapies
- Cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation
Allen Hospital is often recognized as one of the top heart care programs nationwide. Great work is already being done, and the goal for tomorrow is to expand capabilities and allow patients to continue to receive specialized care close to home.
The new Allen Heart & Vascular Center opened in 2009 to centralize all heart care in one facility and is designed specifically for heart patients and their families.
Assess Your Risk
In 5 quick minutes, you can learn your risk for a heart attack or stroke with this assessment from the American Heart Association. If you are at risk, we can help you get on the path to a stronger, healthier you.
Chest Pain Center
The American College of Cardiology has recognized Allen Hospital as an accredited Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI for demonstrated expertise and commitment to treating patients with chest pain.
As an Accredited Chest Pain Center, we provide:
- Better care
- Better prognosis
- Better quality of life
- Faster treatment
- Better communication
We ensure that patients who come complaining of chest pain or chest discomfort are given the immediate treatment necessary to avoid as much heart damage as possible.
The sooner a heart attack is treated, the less damage it does to the heart and the better the outcome. When time is of the essence, count on Allen Hospital's accredited Chest Pain Center.
Dr. Stock Suffers a Heart Attack