Sarasota Memorial offers a multidisciplinary approach to prevent or slow the progression of cardiovascular disease, including nutritional therapy, prescriptive exercise programs, stress testing, cardiovascular risk assessment programs, cardiac rehabilitation, and educational classes for patients and healthcare providers.
Nutrition Counseling & Lifestyle Coaching
Whether your goal is to lose weight, improve your level of fitness or address a serious heart problem or health concern, Sarasota Memorial’s nutrition and lifestyle coaches provide the education and support you need to change old habits and meet your personal wellness goals. There are medical nutrition therapies available to help people manage or reduce risks for heart disease, hypertension, cancer diabetes, kidney disease, digestive disorders and much more. Click here to learn more or call our nutrition specialists at (941) 917-7468
Sarasota Memorial’s Valve Clinic provides a nationally recognized team of cardiovascular specialists to evaluate, support and manage the care of patients with complex valve disorders, including aortic stenosis, mitral valve disease, tricuspid valve disease and pulmonary stenosis. Click here to learn more.
Heart Failure Center
Congestive heart failure (CHF) is the leading reason for hospital re-admission; however, the risk can be considerably minimized through patient education and outpatient monitoring. Sarasota Memorial’s Heart Failure Center team of nurse practitioners and cardiologist medical director monitor CHF patients for months – sometimes years – after they leave the hospital to make sure they understand and are able to follow the advice of their doctors. The team meets as needed with patients and provides education and an individualized plan of care that encompasses outpatient clinic visits, frequent telephone contact for symptom management and weight tracking; cardiac rehabilitation; and dietary and psychological consultations. Admission to the program usually follows a physician referral. For information, call (941) 917-7867. Click here to learn more >>>
The Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Program at Sarasota Memorial is designed to improve the health and quality of life of people living with heart, lung and vascular disease and help those managing chronic diseases lead active, productive lives. For more information or to request an appointment, call (941) 917-6139.
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Sarasota Memorial’s Anticoagulation Clinic is an outpatient medical specialty clinic that helps patients safely manage their anticoagulation medications, including Coumadin, Jantoven, warfarin and low molecular weight heparin. Learn more >>>>
Secondary Stroke and TIA Prevention Clinic
Sarasota Memorial's stroke prevention clinic helps people who have had a stroke or TIA with education and follow-up care to help prevent a second attack. Click here to learn more about the clinic and other care we provide to prevent and treat stroke.