Mercy Heart and Vascular Hospital St. Louis

Mercy Heart and Vascular Hospital St. Louis

Hospital or Emergency Room
625 S. New Ballas Road
St. Louis, MO 63141

Phone: (314) 251-1100
Fax: (314) 251-1140
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St. Louis Heart & Vascular Hospital

Mercy Heart and Vascular Hospital is the first facility in the St. Louis region devoted exclusively to preventing, detecting and treating heart and vascular diseases. Supported by our emergency department, we are the only Level I Trauma Center in St. Louis County, giving patients immediate access to emergency care.

Mercy Heart and Vascular Hospital offers comprehensive, leading-edge cardiology services – noninvasive testing, cardiac interventions, treatments, procedures and rehabilitation – and exceptional care to patients. Our cardiovascular staff care for patients at more than 10 area locations for patient convenience.

Features and services of our St. Louis heart and vascular hospital include: 

  • Nine floors dedicated to heart care services
  • 96 private patient rooms with accommodations for family members
  • Operating rooms dedicated exclusively to heart and vascular care
  • On-site laboratories for the diagnosis and treatment of heart and vascular disease, including:
    • Noninvasive cardiac and vascular testing
    • Cardiac catheterization lab
    • A cardiac rehabilitation gym
  • Nontraditional services complementing traditional care, including massage therapy, acupuncture and healing touch
  • Mercy Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation - a medical therapy that helps heart patients with coronary artery disease return to a normal, healthy lifestyle after experiencing a heart attack or heart surgery to open narrowed valves. 
  • Center for Heart Valve Disease – offers sophisticated testing and expert treatment for a variety of valve problems:
  • Mercy Lipid Center – serves patients requiring specialty care for disorders related to abnormal cholesterol
  • Aortic Center – for emergencies like aortic dissection or aneurysm
  • Mercy Arrhythmia Center – for patients suffering from heart rhythm conditions
  • Mercy Stroke Center – provides experienced specialists ready to assist with stroke
  • Mercy Heart Failure/Advanced Heart Failure Institute – offers inpatient and outpatient heart failure (HF) services to help patients manage HF for a better quality of life

Structural Heart Care in St. Louis

Our highly experienced St. Louis team at Mercy Heart and Vascular Hospital treats the full spectrum of cardiothoracic disease. We offer deep expertise in treating valvular and structural heart conditions from routine to complex.

Multispecialty Structural Heart Care Team

Our multispecialty team includes cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, electrophysiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, cardiac anesthesiologists, imaging experts, nurse coordinators, and others collaborating to deliver innovative care.

Structural Heart Procedures & Treatments

Catheter-Based Procedures: 

  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement
  • Valve-in-valve mitral valve repair 
  • Edge-to-edge mitral valve repair (Mitraclip™) 
  • Valve-in-valve tricuspid
  • Left atrial appendage closure, including Watchman
  • Patent foramen ovale (PFO) and atrial septal defect (ASD) closure 
  • Transcatheter closure of the paravalvular leak 
  • Balloon valvuloplasty (aortic, mitral and pulmonic valves)

Surgical-Based Procedures:

(Patients are evaluated for the least invasive/ non-sternotomy approach):

  • Aortic valve replacement or reconstruction
  • Thoracic aortic surgery, including aortic root, ascending aorta and arch reconstruction
  • Mitral valve repair or replacement, including minimally invasive
  • Surgical closure of the atrial septal defect
  • Tricuspid valve repair or replacement
  • Thoracoscopic closure of left atrial appendage
50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals 2018
Watson Health

Mercy Hospital St. Louis has repeatedly been named one of the nation’s 50 top cardiovascular hospitals by Watson Health Analytics™.