Heart Health Video Library
Learn more about heart health and how Our Lady of the Lake, The Crowned Jewel of Heart Care, is making a difference in lives throughout our community and region:
Heart of the Family
You're the heart of your family, but are you the queen of your own heart?
Queen of the Castle
You're queen of your castle -- now you can be the queen of your heart!
Hybrid Operating Room
Patients at Our Lady of the Lake can now have more than one heart procedure completed in one surgical setting if needed, reducing return trips to the hospital and time away from work and family. Learn more about OLOL's state-of-the-art operating room and how it could benefit you.
Heart and Vascular Tower Construction
Construction is underway for a Heart and Vascular tower at OLOL that includes new features to further enhance patient care and safety across all areas. In addition to patient rooms and state-of-the-art operating rooms, catheterization and electrophysiology labs are part of the construction plans. The Heart and Vascular Tower will face Essen Lane and is expected to be complete in the fall of 2013. Watch this video to learn more.
Cardiac Excellence at OLOL
Heart specialists with Our Lady of the Lake treat patients with chest pain, people having heart attacks, heart failure, and those with a number of other cardiac symptoms and conditions. Our Lady of the Lake is committed to providing best-in-class heart care. Learn more about our comprehensive program here.
OLOL Offers Advanced Options for Patients with A-Fib
Doctors at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center are among the first in the state to use new technology and procedures to treat abnormal heart rhythms called arrhythmias or atrial fibrillation. These advances result in greater precision and better results for patients and could be the solution you're looking for.
When it comes to a heart attack, time is muscle. For the best outcomes, experts say that when a stent is needed it should be placed within ninety minutes from the time a patient arrives at the hospital. Find out how quick actions by the OLOL heart team saved Quin's life.
At 31 years old, Jim's heart was beating out of control. He needed surgery to treat Afib, or abnormal heart rhythm. Jim was able to get the care he needed right here in Baton Rouge. Watch Jim's story here.
OLOL Heart Center Overview
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States among adults and Louisiana has one of the highest rates. With those statistics in mind, the Heart Center at Our Lady of the Lake is offering patients the most diverse and advanced options in cardiac care. Watch this video to learn more.