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The HEART of the Matter

Phoebe Heart and Vascular Center is a world-class cardiac center for patients and families facing heart-related injury and diseases.

From prevention and risk management to innovative medical therapies and surgical procedures, Phoebe offers a comprehensive array of cardiac and vascular services. Providing local access to advanced cardiac care, coupled with a highly experienced team of physicians and specialists, is what makes Phoebe a true destination for care.

Firsts in Southwest Georgia

Our cardiologists and surgeons have a level of experience that only comes from years of training and treating high volumes of patients with conditions ranging from routine to the most complex. To ensure best possible outcomes, each patient receives a personalized treatment plan that is created through a collaborative effort by physicians, specialists and other healthcare providers. This team approach further exemplifies Phoebe’s dedication to patient-centered care.

Our heart surgeons and cardiologists performed Southwest Georgia's:

  • First open heart surgery
  • First angioplasty
  • First stent procedure
  • First "beating heart" surgery
  • First endovascular repair - abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • First mitral valve repair surgery

For more information about Phoebe Heart and Vascular Center or to schedule an appointment to meet with one of our cardiologists, please call (229) 312-4438.