Chest Pain Center
Calling 9-1-1 in Southcentral Kentucky for symptoms of a heart attack gets you some of the best cardiac care anywhere in the country. Coordinating with local ambulance services, the highly-trained Emergency Room and Cath Lab physicians and staff at The Medical Center at Bowling Green are committed to diagnosing and treating heart attacks as quickly as possible.
We are accredited by the American College of Cardiology as a Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention).
PCI is the use of cardiac catheterization to treat the narrowed coronary arteries of the heart. It allows cardiologists to treat artery obstruction at the source to preserve heart muscle and reduce the danger of mortality. The Chest Pain Center meets or exceeds a wide set of criteria established by the American College of Cardiology.
When you trust the The Medical Center at Bowling Green’s Chest Pain Center, you’re getting the most qualified cardiologists and surgeons using the latest treatments.