Cardiac Surgery

Cardiac Surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital

A Tradition of Caring Since 1885

Good Samaritan Hospital is known for its state-of-the-art cardiac surgery program. Heart surgeons practicing at the hospital are advanced, highly trained, and known in their field for excellence and skill. Together with precision-coordinated teams, the skilled and dedicated cardiac surgeons at Good Samaritan Hospital have helped save and improve the lives of more than 10,000 patients.

Leader in Innovation

Not only does Good Samaritan Hospital excel in practice, but the team is a leader in innovation. Protocols for quick, sustained recovery post-cardiac surgery that were originally established at Good Samaritan Hospital have been adopted around the world.

Surgical teams at the hospital have been leaders in innovative mitral valve repair and in the establishment of safety methods for helping patients with poor ventricular function. The hospital is second to none in handling high-risk cases, as well as those offering transfusion-free techniques.

Meet the Team at Good Samaritan Hospital

Surgeons practicing at Good Samaritan Hospital bring the highest levels of skill and expertise to the practice. Team members are coordinated with care and attention. Surgeons guide each patient through the phases of pre-surgery, surgery, and post-surgery care. Acute Myocardial Intervention (AMI) Transport programs are utilized to protect the critically ill in transport to Good Samaritan Hospital.

Teams include professionals with all levels and fields of expertise:

  • Perfusionists
  • Nurse coordinators
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Physician assistants
  • Critical care nurses

For more information, call (213) 977-2121. For a physician referral, call (800) 472-2737.