A philosophy of comprehensive, collaborative lifetime cardiology care

Few things are as important as your heart’s health and, at ASC of the Heart Institute, we take your cardiovascular care every bit as seriously as you do. Our team of board-certified cardiologists will listen to your needs and concerns to provide you with the most thorough, compassionate care available.

Cardiac Catheterization

If you are needing cardiac catheterization in Las Cruces, doctors at the ASC of the Heart Institute are very knowledgeable and experienced with this procedure. Cardi... View Details
Chronic Venous Insufficiency

If you have CVI, valves in your veins (usually in the leg or sometimes the arms) do not work, causing blood to pool in your legs and putting increased pressure on th... View Details
Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmia

Ablation is a procedure for restoring normal heart rhythm, particularly if the irregular rhythm has not responded to medication. Usually, the heart beats between 60 ... View Details
Coronary Artery Disease

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common type of heart disease. It is the leading cause of death in the United States in both men and women. CAD happens when... View Details
Electric Cardioversion

Electrical cardioversion is a procedure in which an electric current is used to reset the heart's rhythm back to its regular pattern. The low-voltage electric curren... View Details
Electrophysiology (EP)

An electrophysiology (EP) study is a test performed to assess your heart's electrical system or activity and is used to diagnose abnormal heartbeats or arrhythmia. T... View Details
Heart Arrhythmia

An arrhythmia describes an irregular heartbeat. With this condition, a person’s heart may beat too quickly, too slowly, too early, or with an irregular rhythm. View Details
Heart Attack

A heart attack is a medical emergency. A heart attack usually occurs when a blood clot blocks blood flow to the heart. Without blood, tissue loses oxygen and dies. View Details
Heart Failure

Heart failure can occur if the heart cannot pump (systolic) or fill (diastolic) adequately. Symptoms include shortness of breath, fatigue, swollen legs, and rapid he... View Details
Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD)
An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) is a small battery-powered device placed in your chest to monitor your heart rhythm and detect irregular heartbeats. ... View Details
Pacemaker Implantation

A pacemaker is a small device that is placed under the skin in your chest to help control your heartbeat. It is used to help your heartbeat more regularly if you hav... View Details
Peripheral Vascular Disease

Peripheral vascular disease is a sign of fatty deposits and calcium building up in the walls of the arteries (atherosclerosis). Risk factors include aging, diabetes,... View Details
Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac arrest is the abrupt loss of heart function in a person who may or may not have been diagnosed with heart disease. It can come on suddenly, or in the wake of... View Details