Faster, Better Treatment for Chest Pain

May 20, 2013

When someone is experiencing chest pain that could be due to a heart attack, every minute matters. Patients need a coordinated medical team ready to begin treatment immediately.

Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital has been accredited by the nation’s leading cardiovascular patient care society for its quick and effective practices with treating patients with symptoms of a heart attack.

“Through this accreditation, we have organized a system of care with the entire team that treats the patient from the time they begin to experience symptoms to their arrival at Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital and subsequent diagnosis and treatment,” says Syed Jafri, M.D., medical director of Non-Invasive Cardiology at Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital.

Henry Ford Wyandotte is the only hospital Downriver to be named an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.