Cardiac emergency care
During a medical emergency, quick thinking and fast treatment are vital to recovery. At Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – McKinney, time is on your side. Physicians on the medical staff are highly trained in treating and caring for guests experiencing chest pain or a heart attack. Reacting quickly and with compassion, the physicians and staff at our McKinney heart hospital provide our guests appropriate emergency cardiac care treatment.
The interventional cardiologists on our medical staff are highly skilled at diagnosing and treating heart problems with cardiac catheterization. Whether it is a diagnosis for a heart disorder or an emergency treatment for a guest experiencing chest pain or a heart attack, we can help with your treatment options. The catheterization specialists on our McKinney heart hospital's medical staff are leaders in innovative techniques and approaches.
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The Baylor Scott & White Research Institute (BSWRI) has a dynamic research program. Since 2008, nearly 3,000 patients have participated in clinical trials conducted through Baylor Scott & White Heart – Plano. In that time, we have completed more than 50 trials and have 100 active clinical trials. Several interventional cardiologists on Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano medical staff are involved in research and the development of new technologies and techniques to expand and improve cardiac catheterization treatment.
Patients should call 1.844.BSW.DOCS (1.844.279.3627) for a referral to a physician on Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – McKinney medical staff that specializes in cardiac catheterization. Referring physicians may call 469.814.3565 to schedule a patient for evaluation.
The arrhythmia specialists on our medical staff are highly trained in all aspects of the heart’s electrical functions, and the Electrophysiology Lab (EP Lab) at our heart hospital in McKinney features advanced technologies to treat a full range of cardiac arrhythmias, including:
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- Atrial fibrillation
- Atrial flutter
- Atrioventricular block (also known as heart block)
- Long QT syndrome
- Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT)
- Rhythm disorders related to heart failure
- Premature atrial contraction
- Sick sinus syndrome
- Sinus tachycardia
- Sinus bradycardia
- Sudden cardiac death prevention
- Ventricular fibrillation
- Ventricular tachycardia
Inpatient cardiac care
Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – McKinney offers outpatient and inpatient services. When you need cardiology evaluation, treatment and diagnostic services, our convenient heart hospital near you in McKinney provides you and your referring physician safe, compassionate, quality care for complex cardiovascular conditions.
Non-invasive cardiovascular care
Advanced cardiovascular imaging and testing is available on an outpatient basis in our Denton, McKinney and Plano locations. Highly qualified technologists provide accurate diagnostic images using advanced and innovative technology.
Cardiovascular services we offer at our McKinney heart hospital include:
- Computed tomography (256-slice Flash CT Scanner)
- Advanced CT 3D Reconstruction Technology
- Computed tomography angiography (CTA)
- CTA Heart/Coronary Arteries
- CTA vascular
- Semi-automated maximum intensity projection (MIP) images
- CT cardiac calcium score screening
- Non-invasive cardiology
- Echocardiography (EPIQ 3D Cardiac Ultrasound)
- 2D and 3D Echocardiography (cardiac ultrasound)
- Contrast enhanced echocardiography
- Exercise stress echocardiography
- General radiology services
Outpatient cardiac care
Specialists on the medical staff of Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano and Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Denton offer specialized outpatient care—from disease prevention to diagnostics and management—to heart patients in McKinney through our outpatient services in Plano and Denton.
Supportive palliative care
We offer supportive palliative care services to our patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings to help guide and enhance the experience throughout the treatment process.
Conditions we support at our McKinney heart hospital include:
- Heart failure
- Cerebrovascular accidents
- Cardiac amyloidosis
- End-stage coronary artery disease
- Coronary disease
- Valvular heart disease
Vascular and endovascular surgery
The vascular surgery specialists on our medical staff in McKinney perform open surgery, as well as minimally invasive techniques.
Vascular conditions treated include:
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- Abdominal aortic aneurysm
- Carotid artery
- Complex aortic cases
- Peripheral artery disease
- Thoracic aneurysms
- Vascular disease
- Venous disease