Ocala Heart Institute in Leesburg offers a full range of heart and lung services that rank among the best Florida cardiovascular care treatments in the country.
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Teamwork & Excellence! Dedicated to individualized care, from initial evaluation to post-operative care, Ocala Heart Institute in Leesburg ensures patients a streamlined continuity. Having the same team of caregivers reduces confusion and increases quick response to changes in health.Learn more
More than Hearts! Because of the name Ocala Heart Institute, many mistake thinking all we do is heart surgery. When in actuality, we provide the same degree of quality and expertise in performing lung, esophageal and pacemaker surgeries.Learn more
Welcome to Ocala Heart in Leesburg, Florida!
Serving Lake, Marion, and Sumter counties, Ocala Heart Institute’s Leesburg location offers a full range of heart and lung services that rank among the best Florida cardiovascular care treatments in the country. Our team approach is a collaboration that draws on the knowledge and skills of top medical specialists in thoracic surgery.
Ocala Heart Institute founders had one goal in mind when the first facility opened its doors over two decades ago in: honor God by using our medical talents to improve the health of the world’s population. We’ve provided superior heart and lung care at six Florida facilities and by participating in missions that take us to remote areas of the world to perform operations that are otherwise unavailable to the people.
Our heart surgeons have performed hundreds of minimally invasive valve surgery procedures with excellent results.
Performing thousands of life-saving heart procedures each year, our experience and expertise has a proven success record of preventing/repairing heart and lung disease. Leesburg Ocala Heart Institute upholds the tradition of superior cardiovascular and lung services and offers one of the largest open-heart programs in the state. Our skilled familiarity with the latest and most sophisticated technology such as the Maze procedure for atrial fibrillation, minimally-invasive heart valve surgery, and the new TAVI procedure has opened up new possibilities for high-risk patients.
Dedicated to individualized care from initial evaluation to post-operative care, Leesburg Ocala Heart Institute ensures patients of streamlined continuity. Having the same team of caregivers reduces confusion and increases quick response to changes in health. With everyone working in cooperation, percentages of successful outcomes also increase. Care does not cease once the procedure is over. Our cardiac rehabilitation program is built on three phases and is considered one of the best in the nation. You and your team will draft a healthcare plan that includes education, cardiac reconditioning, and long-term lifestyle changes such as cholesterol lowering diet and/or medication, quitting smoking, and regular exercise to reduce risk of future heart problems.