Catheterization

cardiac cath procedure

The Cardiac Catheterization Lab at Salem Hospital provides state-of-the-art diagnostics and treatments, including angioplasty, stenting, atherectomy and clot extraction. Our interventional cardiologists work closely with other Heart Center specialists to offer the most advanced therapies to patients.

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Catheterizations Performed  

  • Angioplasty (aortic, carotid, iliac, renal and subclavian)
  • Coronary angiography
  • Intravascular ultrasound
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (balloon angioplasty/stent)
  • Primary angioplasty
  • Radial cardiac catheterization
  • Right & left heart catheterization
  • Stenting
What to expect during a cardiac catheterization