Advanced Heart Health Center

One center, one commitment, one heart.

The Advanced Heart Health Center at Palmetto Health Heart Hospital is a leading-edge center staffed by an interdisciplinary team of health care providers working collaboratively to care for patients with complex heart disease.


Willie Scott
A breakthrough treatment changed Willie Scott’s life.

Football great and Lexington resident Willie Scott began struggling with heart failure several years ago, resulting in frequent hospitalizations. In 2016, Willie was one of the first patients in the Midlands to be implanted with a CardioMEMS™ HF System.

Read Willie's story »


U.S. News and World Report High Performing HospitalRecognized as a high performing hospital for heart failure by U.S. News & World Report, we serve Columbia, Lexington and the greater Midlands of South Carolina, offering advanced technologies and ongoing care for people with heart failure.

Our multidisciplinary teams of physicians are devoted to expert evaluation and care including:

We know heart failure is physically and mentally challenging, and we’re devoted to addressing our patients’ comprehensive needs starting with their diagnosis. At our center, patients can complete cardiac diagnostic testing and receive treatment all in one convenient location, and we offer a variety of resources for ongoing care.

Palmetto Health has been honored with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure Gold Plus recognition, recognizing our commitment to success and quality care.


Contact us

For evaluation of heart failure, valvular disease or advanced mechanical support, call 803-434-2762.

For 24/7 direct access to Mechanical Circulatory Support/LVAD, call 803-434-4500.

6 Richland Medical Park Dr., Suite 2100
Columbia, SC 29203

Fax: 803-434-2713
Email: HeartFailureClinic@PalmettoHealth.org

We are located inside Palmetto Health Heart Hospital. All patients enter through Admissions and Registration.