Heart and Vascular Care

With the latest technology and the expertise of many renowned physicians specializing in cardiology, cardiovascular surgery and interventional cardiology, the Western Connecticut Health Network provides outstanding care to our surrounding communities. New Milford Hospital physicians collaborate with cardiovascular specialists at Danbury Hospital’s Praxair Regional Heart and Vascular Center to provide prevention and treatment of any and all problems related to your heart and vascular system. We’re proud of the unique blend of compassionate, collaborative medical care and advanced procedures we bring to treating heart disease.

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female patient and doctor with stethoscopeWorking together with Danbury Hospital’s Praxair Center, we provide expert, collaborative, multidisciplinary care, inpatient and outpatient, for the full range of cardiovascular conditions, including those that affect the heart, heart valves and the vascular system.

Common Heart & Vascular Conditions We Treat:

  • Atrial Fibrillation (Irregular Heartbeat)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Attack
  • Chest Pain
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Venous Disease

man and woman running on boardwalkOur expert physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses and support staff, at both New Milford Hospital and Danbury Hospital’s Praxair Regional Heart and Vascular Center, are serious about their roles in supporting the heart health of everyone in our community. We offer comprehensive screening and testing including:

  • Angiogram 
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Coronary angiography (at Danbury Hospital only)
  • Diagnostic electrophysiology studies (at Danbury Hospital only)
  • Echocardiogram
  • Holter monitor
  • Nuclear Cardiology Stress Test
  • Stress Test 

doctor with patient in wheelchairPartnering with the specialists at Danbury Hospital’s Praxair Regional Heart and Vascular Center, we offer treatments in the areas of Cardiac Surgery; Electrophysiology; General Cardiology; Interventional Cardiology; Vascular Surgery; and Structural Heart:

  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) surgery
  • Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) therapy
  • Pacemaker placement
  • Available at our network partner, Danbury Hospital only: 
  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic valve replacement
  • Catheter Ablation  
  • Heart bypass surgery
  • Hybrid convergent procedure for atrial fibrillation (Afib)
  • Mitral valve repair/replacement
  • Open Heart Surgery
  • Stenting
  • TAVR
  • Thoracic aortic aneurysm surgery, open

At the Western Connecticut Health Network, our cardiovascular prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation staff, programs and hospitals are honored to have earned the following national recognitions and awards.

  • Chest Pain Center accreditation* from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC) (Danbury Hospital)
  • Mission Lifeline-EMS Award, American Heart Association (2014) (Danbury Hospital)
  • Re-Accreditation – Echocardiography, Intersocietal Accreditations Commission (IAC) (2014 – 2017) (Danbury Hospital)
  • Stroke Gold Quality Achievement Award, American Heart Association (2013) (Danbury Hospital)