Presence Mercy Medical Center

At Presence Mercy Medical Center, our skilled specialists are dedicated to providing the highest quality heart and vascular care possible.

We provide the whole continuum of heart and vascular services, including screening, prevention, advanced diagnosis, heart surgery and a popular cardiac rehab program – all in your community, close to those you love the most.

Heart and Vascular Care at Presence Mercy: Why Choose Us

We are committed to offering you the most personalized, up-to-the-minute treatments for heart and vascular conditions coupled with the support and education needed to prevent these dangerous conditions in the first place. Our comprehensive cardiovascular program features:

  • Leaders in innovative heart treatments: Our experienced, board-certified heart and vascular specialists have always been at the forefront of innovative new heart treatments. We’re the first hospital in Illinois to offer cryogenic ablation and have the area’s first open heart surgery program.
  • Advanced facilities and tools: Our surgery center features digital operating suites and the latest diagnostic imaging equipment. We also perform advanced procedures to treat irregular heart rhythms in our newly renovated electrophysiology (EP) lab, one of the busiest labs in Illinois.
  • Emergency heart care: We offer the full range of trauma and heart specialists, advanced tools, and treatments needed to provide high quality care in a heart emergency.

  • Comprehensive Level 2 trauma center: Our emergency department is a Level 2 trauma center, which means we’re able to provide 24-hour comprehensive trauma care and expertise.
  • Leaders in stroke care: We’re one of the first Presence Health hospitals to be certified by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center, which means we provide high quality, comprehensive stroke care that includes quick, lifesaving diagnoses and expert clinical procedures.
  • Enhanced ICU technology: Our intensive care units (ICUs) are enhanced with eICU technology, a computerized network of cardiologists and other specialists that monitor patients remotely. eICU is an extra set of highly trained eyes on our critically ill patients. We are one of just 43 eICUs in the U.S.
  • Extensive community outreach: We take our expertise out beyond hospital walls into our community to raise awareness, education and critical research dollars to help wipe out cardiovascular diseases everywhere.
  • Comfortable, private rooms: Our recently renovated patient rooms are all private and the largest in the Fox River Valley.


Heart and Vascular Services at Presence Mercy

Through our Sister Rita Heart Center (located on the main level of the hospital), we are aggressively fighting heart disease with the most advanced diagnostic and treatment methods available in the Fox River Valley including:

  • Diagnostic services: Electrocardiograms (EKG), echocardiograms, nuclear imaging and Heart Scan Plus screenings, which are fast, easy high-speed heart (CT) scan that can determine the extent of calcified plaque in your coronary arteries in about 30 seconds. Learn more about heart diagnosis at Presence Health.
  • Arrhythmia care: Includes cryogenic ablations to treat atrial fibrillation
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Angioplasty and stenting
  • Heart surgery
  • Cardiac rehab
  • Heart telemetry
  • eICU technology
  • Peripheral vascular studies and treatment


Learn more about our cardiovascular care at Presence Health.


Presence Mercy Medical Center Location

Presence Mercy Medical Center

1325 North Highland Avenue Aurora, IL 60506


Contact Us

To make an appointment or for more information, call 877.737.4636

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