Cardiovascular Diseases



Our vision is to become the leading cardiac center in Saudi Arabia, with skilled and experienced professionals and state-of-the-art facility. Our primary services include Adult Cardiology Services, Cardiac Surgical Program, and Thoracic Division. Our specialized cardiac clinics comprise Adult Congenital Heart Clinic, Heart Failure and Transplant Clinic, Anti-coagulation Clinic, Arrhythmia and Pacemaker Clinic, Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Program, and Structural Heart Disease Interventional Program. Since 2002, the department has been conducting educational activities like Interventional Cardiovascular Conference and joint conferences.


Scope of Services:

  1. Adult Cardiology services including non-invasive testing, imaging and treatment (diagnostic Cath, coronary interventions, electrophysiology and cardiothoracic surgery).
  2. Cardiac Surgical Program including coronary bypass, valve repair/replacement, thoracic procedures, ventricular reduction surgery (SVR), and complex congenital Heart Surgery.
  3. Thoracic Division that provides tertiary care service including thoracic vascular surgery, esophageal and lung surgery.



Specialized Clinics and Programs:

  1. Adult Congenital Heart Clinic
  2. Heart Failure and Transplant Clinic
  3. Anti-coagulation Clinics
  4. Arrythmia and Pacemaker Clinics
  5. Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Program
  6. Structural Heart Disease Interventional Program such as TAVI and Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion


Established Academic and Training Programs:

1. Accredited Fellowship Program in Adult Cardiology

2. Accredited Cardiovascular Technology Diploma Program

3. Accredited Cardiac Residency Training Program


Educational Activities:

The Cardiovascular Department is proud of its successful and educational activities such as Interventional Cardiovascular Conference (ICC) and Joint Conferences with the American Colleges of Cardiology since 2002. Such academic activities are essential to the development of a cardiac center of excellence and provide a unique opportunity of international exposure and networking.