Your heart is a muscle. And it’s also your lifeline. At Leon Medical Centers, we want your heart to be as healthy and strong as possible. Count on us to be here when it needs help to heal. After all, your heart deserves the best care.
From high blood pressure to heart disease, we use the latest technology to diagnose and treat conditions — and we do it all while caring for you with compassion and respect. Most of the expert contracted specialists are board certified cardiology doctors that are here to help you with “personal attention at all times.”
Our contracted team of cardiologists, provide bilingual service in English and Spanish. This makes it easier for you and your family to understand your diagnosis and treatment plan in the language that’s most natural to each of you.
Free Transportation and Fast Appointments
Taking care of your heart means lowering stress. Our free transportation takes the hassle and worry out of deciding how to get to your doctor. When you choose, we can pick you up at home and take you back in comfortable buses with friendly drivers.
After your primary care doctor makes a referral, you can usually see a cardiology doctor in a timely manner. If you have an urgent need, our cardiology specialists can see you the very same day.
We Provide Cardiac Services
You may receive many cardiology services at Leon without leaving our clinics. For some cases like open-heart surgery, we partner with the best local hospitals for your surgeries and treatments.
When you get cardiology care at Leon, you’ll be treated by the same doctors whether you’re in one of our clinics or at one of our partner hospitals. Independent contracted cardiology specialists work in both places to make transitioning your care as smooth as possible.
Some of the most common heart conditions we treat include:
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- High cholesterol
- Heart disease
- Heart failure
- Heart attacks
- Coronary artery disease
- Atrial fibrillation or arrhythmias (problems with the rhythm of your heartbeat)
Your treatment choices at the Leon Medical Centers or at the hospital may include:
- Injections and IVs
- Heart monitoring
- Cardiac rehabilitation
- Heart valve repair and replacement
Your Imaging Done Here
Dealing with a heart problem can be scary and tiring. The last thing you should have to worry about is having many appointments in many different places. At Leon, you can have all of your imaging and tests done without leaving our clinics. This makes it easier and faster for you to get care in one place. Our imaging services include:
- Electrocardiography (EKG) (test that measures the electrical activity of your heart)
- Echocardiography (ultrasound test for your heart)
- Holter monitoring (wearing a device to measure your heart’s activity)
- Pacemaker checks
- CT scan
We Assist You With the Planning of Your Entire Surgery
We do everything we can to help you avoid surgery, but sometimes you may need it. We’re with you through it all, starting with our coordinator, who will help you plan your entire surgery and work with our partner hospitals.
You’ll know exactly what to expect before, during and after your heart surgery. First, you’ll meet the doctors who will do the surgery. You’ll have the chance to ask questions and prepare. In the meantime, our coordinator will set up transportation, rehabilitation and anything else you need. We’ll be with you every step of the way.
One Place for Care
You can expect a seamless experience during your care at Leon Medical Centers.
Our cardiology department staff, independent cardiology specialists, urgent care centers and other departments share the same electronic health record. This helps our team and the contracted specialists work better together on your plan of care. You can also access your record if you need care while traveling to another city, state or country.
Related Departments, Programs and Services
You deserve the highest level of care, and it should go as smoothly as possible. That’s why we work with a number of Leon Medical Centers’ departments, programs and medical services. These include: