Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update and Visitation Restrictions

Visitation restrictions are in effect at all Med Center Health hospitals and Cal Turner Rehab & Specialty Care.

See Med Center Health’s response to COVID-19 on our Coronavirus Update page.

Cardiac Surgery

When you need open heart surgery, you want to know you’ll receive the best care possible. That’s why we established Med Center Health Heart, Lung & Vascular Surgeons—the leading vascular surgery program and only cardiovascular surgery practice in Southcentral Kentucky.

Outstanding Patient Care, Outstanding Results by Med Center Health Heart, Lung & Vascular Surgeons

As the leading vascular surgery program in Southcentral Kentucky and the only open-heart surgery program, Med Center Health Heart, Lung & Vascular Surgeons has among the highest successful surgery rates and patient satisfaction in the nation.

We pay special attention to details such as constant patient communication every step of the way during your treatment. Our Cardiovascular Nurse Liaison ensures you understand what’s going on and what to expect without surprises.

Our board-certified cardiothoracic surgeons perform coronary artery bypass grafting, valve replacement, ascending aortic aneurysm and dissection repair, atrial and ventricular septal defect repair. We also perform thoracic surgery for cancer and benign tumors and other procedures involving the chest, lungs and esophagus.

Vascular surgeons at Med Center Health Heart, Lung & Vascular Surgeons are board-certified and treat a wide range of disorders and diseases that affect the arteries and veins throughout the body. We can help those suffering from vascular disease through surgical and minimally invasive procedures that improve circulation and allow an improved lifestyle.

The success rate for patient outcomes at Med Center Health Heart, Lung & Vascular Surgeons is among the best nation-wide, including length of surgery, instance of complications, and an average length of stay that’s almost half the national average. When you need cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons with the best expertise and experience, you can find them right here in Southcentral Kentucky at Med Center Health Heart, Lung & Vascular Surgeons.

Med Center Health Vaccine Clinic Update
The COVID-19 vaccine and booster are available at Medical Center Urgentcare located at 291 New Towne Drive in Bowling Green for those 12 and older. For those under 12, the vaccine is available at Med Center Health Primary Care Bowling Green.