Welcome to Trinity Cardiac Care
Center of Excellence
Cardiovascular (heart) disease is the leading cause of death and disability in North Dakota. Trinity Health offers comprehensive cardiovascular services aimed at preventing, diagnosing, treating and recovering from cardiovascular disease.
Our programs target the full range of conditions related to the heart and vascular system, including congestive heart failure, hypertension (high blood pressure), arteriosclerosis (narrowing or hardening of the arteries), peripheral vascular disease and more.
Patients with cardiovascular conditions benefit from the expertise of a highly experienced team, which includes:
Board-certified cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons
Nurses with cardiovascular expertise
Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialists
For more than 30 years our heart specialists have set the standard for quality care, introducing new technology and many "firsts," including the first angiogram, placement of the first stent, and the first angioplasty performed in our region. To date, our heart team has completed over one thousand surgical procedures. Our long-standing tradition of excellence and leadership in cardiac care continues into the 21st Century.
Treatment for Heart failure
Interventional cardiology and angioplasty
Noninvasive cardiac imaging
Pacemaker clinic//Implanted Cardioverter Defibrillator clinic
EECP/Enhanced External Counter Pulsation therapy
Cardiothoracic Surgical Procedures
Heart valve repair/replacement
Minimally invasive procedures
Test and Procedures for Diagnosing Dardiac Disorders include:
Stress testing, including Cardiolyte
Angiogram, including renal (kidneys) and abdominal aorta
King of Hearts/24-hour monitoring
Meet Our Team
Cardiology team includes:Samir Turk, MD; Valentine Chikwendu, MD; Robert Percell, MD, Emad Dodin MD, and Sharon Wright NP.
Cardiovascular/thoracic Surgeons include:Frank Shipley, MD, Christopher Phillips, MD
For more information about Trinity Health Cardiovascular Services, please call 857-7388, or toll-free at 1-800-598-1205.