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When it comes to trusting someone with your heart, you can count on our team at the Willis-Knighton Heart & Vascular Institute. 

We are one institute with three locations - Bossier, North and Pierremont. We have the technology, experts and facilities you need right here in the Ark-La-Tex. That means you don’t need to travel far from home for complex heart procedures or treatment. 

Here are some of the reasons to choose us if you or a loved one has a heart condition.

Innovative cardiovascular care

Innovative care is the hallmark of Willis-Knighton’s heart program, where our cardiologists seek and introduce advanced cardiac technology.

We’ve made it our mission to be the regional healthcare leader in creating world-class experiences for heart and vascular patients. Our commitment to that level of excellence is reflected in the recognition we’ve earned:

  • Chest Pain Center – PCI: Accredited by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
  • Blue Distinction Center+: Given by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana to hospitals proven to deliver expert specialty care
  • Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award for 2018–2019

Experienced cardiologists who put patients first

As the region’s busiest heart program, our cardiologists and support staff have a vast amount of experience, which translates to better results for patients.

That experience also comes with a patient-centered approach to care.

Ask any member of our team and they’ll tell you they love what they do. Seeing the patients in our community thrive and succeed motivates every team member at the Heart & Vascular Institute to give their all every day.  

A wide range of cardiovascular services

Our team's expertise includes:

Schedule an appointment with a cardiologist

To get in touch with one of our heart specialists, call our Find a Doctor service at (318) 212-9562. The service is available Monday through Friday, except holidays.