Cardiology - Kansas City VA Medical Center
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Kansas City VA Medical Center



Cardiovascular Care Services

Scope of Care
The Cardiovascular Care area specializes in the delivery of diagnostic, invasive, and non-invasive cardiac procedures.

These procedures include:

Cardiac Catheterization
Left and/or Right heart
Coronary Angiograms (native and/or bypass grafts)
Left Ventriculogram/Aortogram
Cardiac outputs and valve calculations
Shunt blood runs and shunt calculations
Pulmonary Angiograms
Permanent Pacemaker Implantation
Temporary Pacemaker Insertions
Rapid Atrial Pacing Overdrive
Stress Test
Exercise Stress Test (Maximum or sub maximal)
Exercise Stress Test with Thallium
Pharmacological (Dipyridamole) Stress Test with Thallium
Echocardiogram (to include: 2-D, M-Mode, Color Flow, and Doppler)
Bubble contrast
Amyl nitrate studies
Holter monitors
Event recorders

Contact Info


  • Kansas City VA
    Room M7-266

Contact Number(s)

  • 816-861-4700 Ext. 52082
  • 800-525-1483 Ext. 52082

Hours of Operation

  • 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.