Cardiac Services

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in both men and women in the U.S.

Know the signs and symptoms
of a heart attack

  • Chest pain / tightness / pressure
  • Discomfort in other areas of the upper body, including arms, back, neck, jaw, or stomach
  • Shortness of breath
  • Other symptoms, including breaking out in a cold sweat, nausea, or light-headedness

Read more about the critical moments of a heart attack. If you experience these symptoms, or witness someone experiencing them, call 911.

Know the risk factors for having a heart attack

Risk factors you can change

  • High cholesterol
  • Lack of physical activity
  • Obesity and overweight
  • Diabetes

Risk factors you can't change

  • Increasing age
  • Male gender
  • Family history

Are you at risk for a heart attack? Click here to determine your risk.

We are here to serve you.

At Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, our experienced cardiac team is committed to your heart health. We offer a full spectrum of adult cardiac care, including:
  • 64-Slice CT technology to help diagnose heart diseases and blockages using 3D images
  • 3 cath labs
  • State-of-the-art cardiovascular operating rooms
  • Inpatient cardiovascular unit with all private rooms

Our cardiac specialties include:

  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiac Anesthesiology
  • Cardiothoracic and Endovascular Surgery

For more information, call the toll-free KENTUCKY HEART service line
at 1-866-KY-Heart (1-866-594-3278).