Cardiac Care at Longmont United Hospital

As the only Planetree Designated care hospital in Boulder County, CO, Longmont United Hospital creates a positive, patient-centered healthcare experience in a compassionate, healing environment. Our Planetree Designated hospital has been rated by HealthGrades as one of the top hospitals in the country for quality of patient experience.

Our Boulder, Larimer and Weld County cardiologist group features a nationally recognized, local physician as well as expert cardiologists who partner exclusively with Longmont United Hospital. They are known regionally for the outstanding level of care they provide. Whether they’re performing cutting edge, less invasive procedures such as transradial cardiology, or providing a continuum of care in a patient-friendly environment, you can trust that the cardiac care team is always focused on you and your health.

Positive Care in a Healing Environment

Longmont United Hospital has an exclusive cardiology physician team (Linda Backup, Murry Drescher, John Stathis) who perform cardiology services only at Longmont United Hospital. This gives to the opportunity for the communities the Hospital serves to receive the fastest and safest emergency cardiac care. When you partner with a Longmont United Hospital cardiac care provider, you and your family can relax knowing that prompt and expert care is never too far away.

Our cardiology physicians are very close proximity when on call. The Cardiac Catheterization Lab team works together every day to provide the best care for our patients. Should you need test results or an urgent appointment, we offer convenient online test results through MyHealth. If you need to speak with one of our nurses, physician assistants or medical staff, online messaging provides the information you need to make quicker, more informed decisions.

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Our Technology

We have a wide range of tools to answer questions about the heart by offering a full range of non-invasive technologies including Cardiac CAT Scan, Cardiac MRI, Nuclear Imaging, Carotid scans, and the very latest 3D Cardiac Echo technology. A specialized cardiac rehabilitation program is offered at our on-site fitness facility, Health Ambitions. Our Heart Care Team of cardiologists, cardiology nurses, cardiac rehabilitation nurses, care coordinator and dedicated staff are available to provide both scheduled and emergency heart care in a compassionate and personalized environment.

Cardiac Catheterization 24/7

From Cardiovascular Technologists to Critical Care Nurses, our Cardiac Cath Lab Team provides 24-hour coverage to any emergency heart care without exception. Our commitment to the community is to provide quick coronary artery intervention, if needed, to heart attack patients arriving in our Emergency Department.

Emergency cardiac catheterization care includes Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (balloons and stents) through transradial catheterization. This innovative technology will provide you with a very short recovery time. The cardiac catheterization labs are also available for scheduled cardiac testing. Pacemaker and Pacemaker / defibrillator implantation for cardiac rhythm management issues is available for patients in need.

Schedule an Appointment

If you or someone you care about needs cardiac care in the Longmont, Boulder, or Frederick, CO area, contact the cardiology team at Longmont United Hospital. To contact the physician referral service, call 303.485.3553.