Why Choose Jackson Heart Institute
We offer a full continuum of heart care services, including minimally invasive cardiac surgery and transplants for end-stage disease.
Providing Care Throughout the Patient Journey
From diagnosis to treatment to follow-up care, we offer support for you and your family.
As South Florida’s most comprehensive heart program, we provide care and support to patients and families at every step of the journey. Learn more about what to expect when you’re under the care of our expert team.
Our Expert Team Delivers Personalized Heart Care
When you need an evaluation and diagnosis of a troubling heart condition, the latest in medical or surgical treatment, or ongoing care for a chronic condition, our expert cardiac team delivers highly personalized care. Because every heart is different, we offer a full range of treatment options, including minimally invasive surgery for less pain, faster recovery, and fewer scars.
As South Florida’s most comprehensive heart program, we provide cardiac care to patients of every age from young children to older adults. You can trust the highly experienced multidisciplinary team at Jackson Health System.
Man who Suffered Deadly Cardiac Arrest Brought Back to Life by Emergency Medical Team at Jackson South
Darrell Philpot considers himself a healthy person by nature. He served 20 years in the U.S. Marine Corps, runs daily, participates in cycling marathons, follows a strict diet, and is consistent with his yearly physicals and check-ups.Read More
St. Croix Doctor Who Suffers Heart Attack Is Airlifted to Miami for a Lifesaving Surgery by Jackson Cardiac Team
Lloyd Henry, MD, has spent decades saving lives as a general surgeon at Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. At age 84, he had lived a healthy life with no prior medical concerns.Read More
Patients with End-Stage Heart Failure Survive and Thrive with the LVAD Option
For a few months, Juan felt some discomfort in his stomach. To ease the pain, he’d drink water and feel better. The 63-year-old postal worker never suspected his stomach issues were a sign of heart failure. Then, he suffered a massive heart attack at home.Read More