The beat goes on: top notch cardiac care close to home.
If you’re a cardiology patient facing a battery of tests and procedures – like EKG, stress tests or even diagnostic catheterization – comfort and convenience is important. Windham Hospital offers world-class clinicians and state-of-the-art technology for comprehensive cardiac care including heart function screening and other studies, as well as oversight and administration of drugs and other therapies to improve heart function.
Easy transitions to Hartford Hospital advanced care
Windham Hospital patients can receive advanced care – such as bypass and transplant – at Hartford Hospital. Emergent transfers can occur in less than an hour via LIFE STAR to Hartford Hospital.
Diagnostic testing available at Windham Hospital:
• Holter and 30-day event monitoring
• Stress testing
• Vascular Testing Arterial
• Pacemaker Insertion and follow-up care
• Full outpatient device clinic
Cardiology Services and Rehabilitation
112 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic
Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Cardiology
Windham Hospital Family Health Center
5 Founders Street, Willimantic
John Foley, MD Director, Cardiovascular Services
Amr Atef, MD
Mark Fiengo, DO
Mark Fisherkeller, MD
Mridula Rai, MD
Kerry E. McGuire, APRN
All providers accepting new patients.
Henry Low Heart Center at Hartford Hospital
For patients in need of advanced cardiac care .
85 Seymour Street, Hartford
Outpatient cardiac rehabilitation available
Patients are referred to the program by their physicians, meet three times a week at the Windham Hospital Rehabilitation Center, for as many as 12 weeks, under the supervision of specially trained RNs.
Cardiac Rehab hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
Windham Hospital also hosts “Healing Hearts,” a monthly support group for cardiac patients. Meeting on the second Thursday evening of each month (September through June), Healing Hearts features guest speakers, and a community of people who share the same concerns. Light refreshments are served, and the December meeting is a Winter Holiday Celebration. Contact Teresa Lafleur, RN
for more information.
Past guest speakers have discussed:
- Body, Mind and Spirit
- Nutrition After Recovery from a Cardiac Event: The Long-Term Picture
- Sacred Stories of the Heart
- Coping with Cardiac Disease
- What is Healing Touch?
- Life and Living After a Heart Illness