In-Patient Services
Out-Patient Services
Contact Us


InstructInstructions for preparation for diagnostic tests are available. Patients are encouraged to utilize Stern Cardiovascular for preventative health flu shots and immunizations, available without an appointment. The staff offers programs such as the Lipid, Coumadin, and Device Clinics to help our patients better understand and manage their cardiac health.

Additional information is available. Check out the "">Research and Resources pages on this Web site in addition to Patient Education where you will find typical questions we hear.

Coumadin Clinic

If you are on the blood thinner, Coumadin, you need to have your protime (INR) monitored on a regular basis in our Coumadin Clinic. No appointment is needed to have your blood checked. Your results will be immediately available so your Coumadin dose can be adjusted, if necessary. We have two locations for your convenience.

Device Clinic

We provide on-site arrhythmia monitoring services by specially trained nurses. These nurses can check your pacemaker or defibrillator.

Lipid Clinic

If your cholesterol is high, so is your chance for a heart attack, a stroke, or a blockage in your leg arteries. As your cholesterol is lowered, so are your risks for these problems. The Lipid Clinic provides information about foods that are good or bad for your cholesterol levels. Emphasis on some degree of exercise is also encouraged. Small group and individual sessions are available. Most insurance plans cover this. Please call 901.271.1000 for an appointment with the Lipid Center.

Vein Center

At Stern Cardiovascular, our philosophy is simple – we believe in providing the highest quality, personalized healthcare to achieve proven results using the most advanced technologies and procedures, including sclerotherapy, endovenous laser and radiofrequency ablation and vascular surgery. We are always striving to enhance your patient experience. We understand the stressors of having a condition that requires treatment, as well as the anxieties and fears about undergoing procedures and the expectation of a successful outcome. Our caring and exceptionally trained vein specialists are committed to providing only the best care, every time, with every patient. Learn more about the Vein Center.

For information about these services, please call 901.271.4060.

Home | Medical Services | Patient Education | Our Physicians | About Stern | Contact Us | Feedback | Privacy Statement
Allscripts link from Hospital

All Rights Reserved. Copyright 2006 The Stern Cardiovascular Foundation, P.A.
Stern Cardiovascular Foundation Website Developers