Why Choose Swedish
The large, dedicated team of experts at Swedish offers heart rhythm disorder patients many advantages:
The volume of the center where you have your treatment is critical. Swedish performs a high volume of procedures which translates into better outcomes and fewer complications.
Best, Most Advanced Technology in the Region
Swedish has the most advanced electrophysiology program in the region including radiofrequency ablation, cryoablation, and 3-D mapping without using X-rays for catheter manipulation. And, Swedish has the only remote navigation system in the state, which is used in manipulating catheters.
Many Treatment Options
It’s good to know there are many successful treatment options available for all AFib patients, whether you have pre-existing heart disease or AFib is your only condition.
In the video below, Dr. Darryl Wells of the Swedish Heart and Vascular Institute talks about how safe of the ablation procedure is, getting patients home within 24 hours of the procedure, and a monitoring period of three months afterwards. He also talks about the importance of going to a center that does many of these procedures and that has a team working with the electrophysiologist that is well trained and experienced.