St. Louis Surgeons, Heart Doctors and Cardiovascular Specialists at SLU Hospital

SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital and SLUCare have partnered to provide one of the most comprehensive heart services in the region - the Center for Comprehensive Cardiovascular Care (C4). Our patient-focused and individualized approach to heart care allows us to treat a range of heart diseases and disorders.

Trust your heart to the hands of our specialists

  • We deliver care that’s consistent with the American Heart Association’s most up-to-date scientific guidelines for the treatment of coronary artery disease and heart failure.
  • We are the only hospital in the St. Louis region to earn the American Heart Association’s Get With the Guidelines (GWTG) Gold Plus performance award for treating patients with heart failure and stroke.
  • We are home to the first heart operation in St. Louis and the first coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) in the region.

Co-directed by SLUCare physicians Michael Lim, MD, and Richard Lee, MD, the C4 combines our cardiology and cardiac surgery teams to ensure that we provide you with the best possible heart care.

Learn more about C4 at SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital.