Heart & Vascular Center

Phone Numbers

Lexington Medical Heart and Vascular Center

(803) 744-4900
(803) 936-7095

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Main Campus
(803) 791-2621
LMC Lexington
(803) 358-6180
LMC Irmo
(803) 732-5388

Screening & Diagnosis

Dr. Heather Currier smiles for the camera in scrubs, hand on her hip, in a lab filled with impressive screening technology.

Our Approach to Testing

"I am so thankful for Lexington Medical Center. Without them, I wouldn't have found my heart syndrome."

— Diane, Heart & Vascular Center Patient

Types of Screening

Exercise Testing & EKGs

Measures heart health during physical stress, like exercise, to identify hard-to-find problems.

CT Scans

Ultra-clear, highly detailed images that show overall heart form and function.

Cardiovascular Ultrasounds

Use sound waves to evaluate the heart's chambers and valves.

Cardiac Diagnostic Catheterization

Evaluates heart and blood supply problems while providing quick treatment.

Advanced Technology

State-of-the-Art Cardiac Catheterization Suites

Four suites support our intricate diagnostic and minimally invasive intervention procedures.

What is it?

  • Checks the pressure within the heart's chambers.
  • Can make further treatment unnecessary.
  • Informs further treatment options, if needed.

What are the benefits?

  • Can enlarge blood vessels to restore blood flow.
  • Treatment can begin immediately if a blockage is discovered.

Powerful CT Scanners

Multiple X-rays create a detailed image of structures inside the body.

What is it?

  • Shows narrowed arteries from plaque buildup.
  • Can indicate a risk of developing coronary artery disease.

What are the benefits?

  • Faster imaging.
  • More accurate results.