Cardiovascular Institute of Carolina

The Cardiovascular Institute of Carolina provides a wide spectrum of cardiac care, from advanced diagnostic imaging to minimally invasive treatments and rehabilitation.

Love your heartWith a collaborative staff of cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, and specially trained nurses and technologists, the Cardiovascular Institute of Carolina can diagnose, treat and help to prevent a wide range of cardiac conditions — from heart blockages and valve disease to heart palpitations and advanced cardiac arrhythmias.

Expert heart care close to home

For patients in Aiken and the surrounding region, the Cardiovascular Institute of Carolina provides diagnostic and treatment services by experienced physicians conveniently located close to home.

“We add programs regularly to keep pace with innovations in cardiovascular treatments and technologies,” says Todd Franke, Director of Cardiovascular Services. “We’ve been leaders in offering some services before they were widely available.”

  • LEADING TECHNOLOGY: Two cath labs are equipped with leading-edge diagnostic imaging, giving physicians the detail they need for increased diagnostic confidence.
  • DOOR-TO-BALLOON (D2B) TIME: To ensure swift emergency cardiac care, we consistently achieve Door-to-Balloon (D2B) times of less than 60 minutes, well below national standards.
  • QUALITY STANDARDS: We actively participate in initiatives for continuous improvement in treatment for acute myocardial infarction, congestive heart failure and surgical care.


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Arthur, MD
David W.
Cundey, MD
Gregory L.
Eaves, MD
Weems R.
Pennington III,
Idris S.
Sharaf, MD

Cardiac Surgeons

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Thomas P.
Paxton, MD
L. Dieter
Voegele, MD
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For high-quality cardiac care, visit the Cardiovascular Institute of Carolina at Aiken Regional Medical Centers.

Learn more or call 803-641-5551.

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Aiken Regional Medical Centers is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc.(UHS), a King of Prussia, PA-based company, that is one of the largest healthcare management companies in the nation.        

Aiken Regional Medical Centers

302 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801

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