This week, 172 people in our area will suffer heart attacks. Of course, nobody plans to have a heart attack. That's why it is so important to know where you can get the best care and treatment before you find yourself in an emergency.
Take the HEARTaware Risk Assessment
By bringing technology, medical expertise and compassion together, the Shawnee Mission Heart & Vascular Center is emerging as a center of excellence for cardiac and vascular care.
Shawnee Mission Medical Center (SMMC) is home to the Kansas City area’s first Accredited Chest Pain Center
. In September 2013, the hospital once again achieved status as an Accredited Chest Pain Center for another three years. Our medical staff includes physicians who are known across the country—and throughout the world—as experts in the most advanced cardiac and vascular procedures.
Our team puts its heart into caring for patients who need cardiac and vascular care. Here, patients receive care from highly specialized, Board-certified physicians
Emergency medicine physicians
Critical care specialists
Click a link on the right to learn more about the services offered at the Shawnee Mission Heart & Vascular Center, including Kansas City's first accredited Chest Pain Emergency Center, or call the NurseLine at 913-676-7777.