Cardiologists: Specialists in heart disease treatment, prevention
Heart disease strikes someone in the U.S. about every 40 seconds. It's
the No. 1 cause of death in this country of both men and women. In the
communities we serve, it's even more prevalent - and deadly - than
in the rest of the nation. For more than two decades, the team at King's
Daughters has worked tirelessly to address these statistics. It's
our mission because the lives that are affected are those of our friends,
neighbors and families.
Delivering world-class heart care is more than a job for us; it's a
We are committed to continual improvement in the care and education we
provide. We are at the leading edge when it comes to adopting new techniques,
introducing new technology and providing our patients with the best opportunity
for long and healthier lives.
We make care accessible, by putting our cardiologists, nurse practitioners
and physician assistants in the communities where you live and work. We
are commtted to seeing you quickly - often in less than 48 hours. We adhere
to the highest standards, having achieved accreditations and certifications
in treatment of Chest Pain, Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure. We
were the first hospital in this region to achieve the prestigious ACE
(Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence) accreditation for both our
cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention programs.
Our cardiology program has consistently been recognized by major, independent
ratings groups for excellence in overall hospital care, cardiac care,
cardiac surgery, heart attack treatment, and heart surgery.
Appointments in 48 hours
You can see one of our cardiologists at our Ashland, Prestonsburg and Portsmouth
locations within 48 hours. A physician referral is not necessary.