Advanced Heart Health Center

Helping you live better with heart failure.

If your congestive heart failure treatment hasn’t been working, we’re here to help.

Request an Appointment Call 803-434-2762

When your heart cannot pump a healthy amount of blood and oxygen, you may experience:

  • Rapid weight gain
  • Fatigue
  • Swelling
  • Shortness of breath
  • Confusion
  • Lack of appetite
  • Persistent coughing

We can help you ease these symptoms and improve your quality of life.

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. 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.


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 »


Our services

U.S. News and World Report High Performing Hospital As an Advanced Heart Health Center patient, you will have access to:


National recognition

Recognized 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.

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.
 


Download our free guide and learn how to live healthier with heart failure.


Heart failure is a serious condition. But with effective medical treatment and lifestyle changes, you can ease your symptoms and live a more active life.

Our guide can help you:

  • Recognize and understand your symptoms
  • Make healthy lifestyle changes
  • Understand your medications
  • Know when you need to contact your provider about a problem
Fill out the form to view and download your free guide.


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.