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  • Cardiovascular and thoracic procedures, from minimally invasive and robotic procedures to open-heart surgery.
  • Advanced diagnostics tools for assessing heart conditions.
  • Yakima Valley's only elective angioplasty and open-heart surgery.
  • Specialized treatments for patients with heart rhythm difficulties.
  • Multiple services for those with heart and vascular disease.
  • Board-certified cardiologists focused on enabling patients to self-manage their condition through effective therapies.
  • Minimally invasive techniques to unblock arteries and improve blood flow.
  • Multidisciplinary team of experts dedicated to address any issues related to the blood vessels.
  • Resources and Support

    Get trusted information about how your heart works, the different types of conditions that can affect your heart, and the types of procedures that you may be facing.

    Browse our Heart Health Library

    Understanding Heart Disease Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US. Learn what you can do to keep your own heart healthy.
    Cardiac Tests & Procedures From a chest x-ray to an implantable pacemaker, here's a detailed look at the tools doctors use to help diagnose and treat heart disease.
    Heart Conditions and Diseases Arrhythmias, coronary heart disease, high blood pressure - find out more about heart problems and what you can do to prevent them.
    Women and Heart Disease Many women believe the stereotype that heart disease is a man's problem. But women are at higher risk for heart disease than breast cancer.
    Diabetes and Heart Disease Heart disease and stroke are the leading causes of death in people with diabetes. Take steps right now to promote heart health.
    Congenital Heart Disease A congenital heart defect is a heart problem that is present at birth. The vast majority of congenital heart diseases have no known causes. Some of these problems may be caused by genetics.
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Your heart needs time to recover from a major trauma like heart attack or heart surgery. A cardiac rehab program can help you get back to normal daily activities.
    Managing Heart Disease Your specific treatment plan may involve one or more of these areas: monitoring your blood pressure, changing to a healthier diet, getting more exercise, and taking medications.
    Preventing Heart Disease Making certain lifestyle changes can reduce your risk for heart disease: Stop smoking, start exercising, and limit the saturated fat in your diet.

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    Snyder Institute of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Care

    The Snyder Institute of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Care is the second "single-stay" cardiac unit in the state. Featuring 12 spacious patient rooms and two dedicated, world-class surgical suites with a fully integrated smart operating room, the Snyder Institute is Yakima's premier choice for complete cardiac care. This $6 million remodel allows patients and family members the convenience and comfort of having one room for the entire stay, steps away from the most experienced cardiac doctors and nurses in the Valley. We are proud to honor the longtime dedication of surgeon Mark Snyder, MD in the naming of our unit.


    Your Heart's in the Right Place

    Home to the new Snyder Institute of Cardiac, Vascular and  Thoracic Care, Yakima Regional Medical and Cardiac Center offers the regions only cardiac cath lab with open-heart surgery, and one of two single-stay cardiac units in the entire state.

    Contact Us
    Yakima Regional Medical & Cardiac Center
    110 S. 9th Ave. Yakima, WA 98902
    (509) 575-5000