Heart Center, featuring the Luce Heart Institute

Man undergoing a heart screening/ procedure

Heart Center, Navicent Health provides a full range of cardiovascular services around the clock, every day at our Luce Heart Institute while also earning a 3/3 star ranking for cardiac surgery by The Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

Luce Heart Institute has:

  • Over 50 years of heart and vascular care for Central Georgia
  • An accredited chest pain center
  • Over 6,000 cardiac catheterizations and interventions annually
  • State-of-the-art procedural labs

Over 700 procedures annually including:

  • Minimally invasive heart surgery
  • Arrhythmia Correction (Ablation & Maze) procedure
  • Aortic Aneurysm repairs, Ascending, Descending and Arch
  • Aortic Valve Procedures, minimally invasive
  • Coronary Artery Bypass surgery (CABG)
  • Off Pump and minimally invasive CABG
  • Mitral Valve repairs and replacement, minimally invasive
  • Tricuspid Valve repair and replacement
  • Left Ventricular Aneurysm repair and remodeling
  • Ventricular Assist devices (VAD) implantation