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Heart and Cardiac Services at CAMC

CAMC: Regional Leader in Heart Care

CAMC offers a range of first-rate cardiac services provided by highly-trained physicians who are committed to keeping you healthy. Our team of cardiologists, cardiothoracic and cardiovascular surgeons, electrophysiologists and other heart specialists have decades of experience treating a wide array of conditions of the heart, arteries, lung and esophagus.

What Sets CAMC Apart

Nationally recognized for its quality, CAMC's heart and vascular team puts patients first. Delivering cardiac care that is accessible and dependable is our top priority. From our seven catheterization labs and two electrophysiology labs to our pre- and post-cardiac catheterization patient rooms, we are fully prepared to handle any cardiac emergency.

Signs of Heart Disease

If you have any of the following symptoms or issues, you may be at risk for heart disease:

  • High blood pressure
  • Family history of heart problems
  • Diabetes
  • High total cholesterol
  • Former or current smoker

CAMC provides exceptional, comprehensive care for a wide array of cardiac, cardiovascular and cardiothoracic conditions in Charleston, WV.

Meet our physicians

Ahmad R. Elashery, MD

Kimball Knackstedt, DO

Nathan Kister, MD

Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care
One of Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention
One of Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention
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