Cardiology

Our Cardiology team specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart related diseases and illnesses. We offer patients in Central Iowa access to experts in every area of cardiovascular care, all collaborating to improve the hearts and lives of those we serve.

Locations & Directions

Main Locations

The Iowa Clinic Ankeny Campus

(515) 875-9090
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
1410 SW Tradition Drive
Ankeny, IA 50023

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Methodist Medical Center – Plaza II

(515) 875-9090
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
1215 Pleasant Street
Des Moines, IA 50309

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The Iowa Clinic West Des Moines Campus

(515) 875-9090
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
5950 University Avenue
West Des Moines, IA 50266

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Patient Information

Our Approach to Cardiology

We understand that dealing with heart related medical issues can be frightening. Our top priority is you and ensuring your questions are answered and your patient experience is exceptional.  You will  benefit from a multidisciplinary approach to cardiovascular care, with access to board certified Cardiologists, Cardiothoracic Surgeons and Vascular Surgeons. This will allow for a timely diagnosis and treatment plan for your condition.

 

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Services & Treatments

Non-Invasive Testing

  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Transesophageal Echocardiogram (TEE)
  • Cardiac CT Angiography
  • Coronary Calcium Scoring
  • Event Monitor
  • Holter Monitor
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)

Invasive & Interventional Procedures

  • Heart Catheterization
  • Angioplasty/Stent Placement
  • TAVR

Other Services

  • ICD Clinic
  • Pacemaker Clinic
  • Lipid Clinic
  • INR Clinic
  • CHF Clinic
  • Valvular Heart Disease Clinic
  • Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic

Electrophysiology Procedures

  • RF Ablation
  • Cardioversion
  • ICD Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation

Patient Stories

The Sound of an Emergency

Your Local Health | Written by BJ Towe Doctors routinely use stethoscopes to listen for abnormalities in heart and lung function. Recently, the instrument helped Frank Haugland, M.D., save Ava Davidson’s life. “It was an amazing and unusual thing,” says Frank Haugland, M.D., Ph.D., a Cardiologist and Cardioelectrophysiologist with The Iowa Clinic. “In my career, I will likely never again hear what I heard that day.” The Sound It was early April 2014. Ava Davidson,…
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Cholesterol: Now Just One Piece of the Heart-Risk Puzzle

Your Local Health | Written by BJ Towe Whether or not you need to be on cholesterol-lowering medication is no longer tied solely to your cholesterol numbers. The traditional approach to lowering risk of heart attack, stroke, and death has been to lower heart-clogging LDL (“bad cholesterol”) levels in the blood to less than 100 mg/dL — even less for some patients. But new guidelines released in November by the American Heart Association and the American…
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What Does Sex Have To Do With Heart Disease?

Your Local Health | Written by BJ Towe Everyone knows that men and women are very different. But not everyone knows that our hearts are as well not to scare you, but heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in the United States — and men and women share in it pretty much equally. “One person will have a heart attack every 34 seconds in the United States,” says Nasser Khan, M.D., a…
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Contact

Main Locations

The Iowa Clinic Ankeny Campus

(515) 875-9090
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
1410 SW Tradition Drive
Ankeny, IA 50023

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Methodist Medical Center – Plaza II

(515) 875-9090
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
1215 Pleasant Street
Des Moines, IA 50309

Get Directions

The Iowa Clinic West Des Moines Campus

(515) 875-9090
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
5950 University Avenue
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Get Directions