Our services

Novant Health Heart & Vascular Institute – Ballantyne cares for patients with a variety of heart and vascular health needs. Whether you are living with a chronic cardiac condition, aneurysm or leg disease, or are looking for diagnosis or treatment of a more acute concern, our team is here for you. We offer you access to the most advanced diagnostic tools, and heart and vascular procedures available. You can rely on us for accurate information about the health of your heart and veins, as well as options to treat or manage common and complex heart and vascular conditions.

Providers from other locations can also order testing to be completed in our clinic, even for patients who do not need to see one of our providers.

Conditions our providers regularly address include:

  • Carotid disease
  • Aneurysms
  • Mesenteric Ischemia
  • Peripheral arterial disease (with claudication and/or foot wounds)
  • Thoracic outlet
  • Venous diseases
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Atrial fibrillation (Afib)
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Heart failure

We offer diagnostic and treatment services such as:

  • 2D and 3D Echocardiography
  • Vascular ultrasound (to view arteries including the carotid artery, veins, aneurysms and intestinal vessels)
  • Portable heart monitors (holter monitors)
  • Electrocardiograms (EKGs)
  • Placement of pacemakers and implantable cardiac defibrillators (ICDs)
  • Monitoring of implantable cardiac defibrillators (ICD checks)
  • Pacemaker checks
  • Heart catheterizations for diagnosis and treatment of heart conditions
  • Percutaneous closure of holes in heart
  • Heart valve replacement (TAVR, TMVR)
  • Minimally invasive heart valve replacement
  • Mitral valve repair
  • Percutaneous treatment of peripheral artery disease
  • Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) closure
  • Percutaneous treatment of common arrhythmias (AFib ablation)

Open and endovascular surgical procedures our providers regularly complete include:

  • Minimally invasive mitral and aortic surgery
  • Surgery to address atrial fibrillation (AFib; irregular heartbeat)
  • Peripheral angioplasty and stenting (to open blocked blood vessels)
  • Thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysm procedures
  • Treatment for lifestyle-limiting varicose veins
  • Carotid surgery or stenting