We've Long Been at the Forefront

Aiken Regional Medical Centers has long been at the forefront of adopting advanced medical technology in cardiovascular care.

  • 1991 — Diagnostic cardiac catheterization
  • 1992 — Coronary balloon angioplasty
  • 1993 — Coronary stenting
  • 1996 — Open heart surgery program launched
  • 1998 — Peripheral artery stenting
  • 1998 — Acute stroke interventional program started
  • 2000 — Biventricular pacemaker for heart failure
  • 2002 — Stent graft procedure for abdominal aortic aneurysms
  • 2003 — Cardiac defibrillator implantation
  • 2010 — Interventional procedure for structural heart defects
  • 2014 — World's smallest insertable cardiac

Find a Doctor for Cardiovascular Care

For more information about the Cardiovascular Institute of Carolina, call 803-641-5551. To make an appointment with a cardiologist, please contact our Direct Doctors Plus® physician referral line at 800-322-8322.