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The beat goes on: Top notch cardiac care close to home

If you’re a cardiology patient facing a battery of tests and procedures – like EKG, stress tests or even diagnostic catheterization – comfort and convenience is important. Windham Hospital offers world-class clinicians and state-of-the-art technology for comprehensive cardiac care including heart function screening and other studies, as well as oversight and administration of drugs and other therapies to improve heart function.

Easy transitions to Hartford Hospital advanced care

Windham Hospital patients can receive advanced care – such as bypass and transplant – at Hartford Hospital. Emergent transfers can occur in less than an hour via LIFE STAR to Hartford Hospital.

Diagnostic testing available at Windham Hospital
• Electrocardiogram
• Echo
• Holter and 30-day event monitoring
• Stress testing      
• Vascular Testing Arterial
• Pacemaker Insertion and follow-up care
• Full outpatient device clinic

Locations:

Windham Hospital
Cardiology Services and Rehabilitation
112 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic

Hartford HealthCare
Medical Group Cardiology
Windham Hospital Family Health Center
5 Founders Street, Willimantic

Phone: 860.456.2898

Henry Low Heart Center at
Hartford Hospital
For patients in need of advanced cardiac care
85 Seymour Street, Hartford

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Cardiology Team

Our providers are accepting new patients.

John Foley, MD Director, Cardiovascular Services
Amr Atef, MD

Mark Fiengo, DO
Mark Fisherkeller, MD

Mridula Rai, MD

Kerry E. McGuire, APRN

 

Outpatient cardiac rehabilitation available

Patients are referred to the program by their physicians, meet three times a week at the Windham Hospital Rehabilitation Center, for as many as 12 weeks, under the supervision of specially trained RNs.

Cardiac Rehab hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday -  Friday

 

Patient Support

Windham Hospital also hosts “Healing Hearts,” a monthly support group for cardiac patients. Meeting on the second Thursday evening of each month (September through June), Healing Hearts features guest speakers, and a community of people who share the same concerns. Light refreshments are served, and the December meeting is a Winter Holiday Celebration. Contact Teresa Lafleur, RN at 860.456.6103 for more information.

Past guest speakers have discussed
  • Body, Mind and Spirit
  • Nutrition After Recovery from a Cardiac Event: The Long-Term Picture
  • Sacred Stories of the Heart
  • Coping with Cardiac Disease
  • What is Healing Touch?
  • Life and Living After a Heart Illness

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