Patient Guidebook

Patient Guidebook

At the Swedish Heart & Vascular Institute, each of our surgeons has well over a dozen years of heart-surgery experience. Our cardiac-surgery team is committed to providing you with optimal long-term results and keeping your best interests in mind during every medical decision and every procedure.

 Swedish Cardiac Surgery Navigation Guide  (55-page PDF)

  • As a patient you will receive a printed Navigation Guide booklet
  • It contains information about the hospital, how to prepare, what to expect during your stay and care at home

Additional Patient Guide information:

Coronary-Artery Bypass Grafting

Heart Valve Surgery: What to Expect

Contact Information

Cardiac Surgery
1600 E. Jefferson Street
Suite 110
Seattle, WA 98122
Phone: 206-320-7300
Fax: 206-320-4698
Map & Directions

Network of locations

Cardiovascular services are provided at our main facility at Cherry Hill and at multiple locations in King, Snohomish, Clallam and Grays Harbor Counties.


Are you at risk for heart disease?

More people are seeking the advice of a cardiologist before something bad happens. Let us help you evaluate and minimize your risk. Hear from a cardiologist and watch videos of heart patients and their journey through treatment.  

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What to expect during your hospital stay

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Take a personalized interactive tour, click here. Also see: Patient Guide for Cardiac Surgery


Watch and learn

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Educational videos on our innovative cardiovascular conditions and treatment options.