Cardiovascular disease, which includes heart disease and stroke, is the leading cause of death in the U.S. for both men and women. But it's a disease that can be effectively treated — and even prevented. From open-heart surgery and Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) to performing the only adult heart transplants in the state, Baptist Health Heart Institute has provided complete, quality heart care for generations of Arkansans. For Suzy, access to the latest heart technology and the most gifted cardiac specialists helped continue her amazing life journey. Watch her story.

Baptist Health provides comprehensive heart services at satellite clinics across Arkansas. To find a cardiologist near you, use our Find a Location tool or call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-227-8478.