Cath Lab at Chester County Hospital

Game Changer

When your life changes in a heart beat, we bring the power of Penn Medicine to you.

When you or a loved one needs heart care, you want the advantages of a world-class cardiovascular center. At Penn Heart and Vascular at Chester County Hospital in West Chester, PA, you get the expertise of Penn Medicine with the personalized touch of a local community hospital. 

We offer leading-edge treatments for the full spectrum of cardiovascular conditions, including arrhythmia, cardiomyopathy, coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, hypertension and vascular disease.

Heart and Vascular Services: The Chester County Hospital Advantage

At every stage of your treatment, you have access to the Philadelphia region's best cardiovascular physicians, researchers and educators. Our team works seamlessly to get you back to the activities you love. When you come to Chester County Hospital, you'll also find:

  • Award-Winning Heart and Vascular Care: Our heart and vascular team brings you Penn's renowned range of preventive and consultative programs, diagnostic imaging and testing, drug therapy, heart assist devices and surgical treatment options. Learn About Our Achievements and Distinctions.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities: Our large, hybrid surgical suite allows our surgeons and interventional cardiologists to work together to perform traditional heart operations and catheter-based procedures at the same time. You receive multiple advanced therapies in one procedure.
  • Individualized Care: At the center of your care is your heart and vascular nurse navigator. This specially trained nurse gets to know you and your family. Your nurse navigator is there to educate you about your condition, coordinate all aspects of your treatment, and connect you with helpful services and resources.  
  • Treatment for Complex Conditions: As part of Penn, we have the experience and skill to care for patients with the most complex heart conditions. We can often treat patients other centers can’t.
  • New Therapies: As part of a major academic medical center, Penn Heart and Vascular is a national leader in research and clinical trials. Our patients benefit from access to the latest treatment options before they are widely available elsewhere in the region.
  • A Welcoming Community: From the moment you arrive at Chester County Hospital, you’re treated with neighborly kindness. We take the time to get to know you and deliver the same compassionate care we would extend to our own family. 

Request an Appointment

Call 800-789-7366 (PENN) to speak to one of our heart and vascular experts. You can also request an appointment using our online form.


Penn Heart and Vascular Center
Chester County Hospital

701 East Marshall Street
West Chester, PA 19380
Phone: 1.800.789.PENN (7366)


Explore Heart and Vascular Care at Chester County Hospital

Patient Experiences

Penn Heart and Vascular at Chester County Hospital offers advanced care for a full spectrum of heart and vascular conditions, including arrhythmia, heart disease, vascular disease, and more.

Diagnostic Testing

Chester County Hospital offers a full range of sophisticated diagnostic services to identify any issues that may be affecting your heart health.

Surgical Interventions

The cardiovascular surgeons at Chester County Hospital are among the region's best. They can provide a variety of options to surgically repair damaged hearts and vessels and get you back toward leading a healthy and productive life.

Heart and Vascular Nurse Navigators

Heart and Vascular Nurse Navigators at Chester County Hospital are available to educate, support and guide you through every aspect of your care and recovery.

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Chester County Hospital's comprehensive Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is designed to help patients with cardiac medical conditions recover faster, become stronger, and return to an independent, productive lifestyle.

Chest Pain Center

As an accredited Chest Pain Center, our goal at Chester County Hospital is to significantly reduce the mortality rate of patients by teaching the public to recognize and react to the early symptoms of a possible heart attack, reduce the time that it takes to receive treatment, and increase the accuracy and effectiveness of treatment.

Women’s Heart Health

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death among women in the United States. Learn how to keep your heart healthy and prevent heart disease.

Arrhythmia Program

Chester County Hospital's cardiologists and electrophysiologists are skilled in treating difficult or persistent arrhythmia that is resistant to medication or has failed previous attempts at treatment.

The Heart Valve Center

At The Chester County Hospital Heart Valve Center, we use innovative, catheter-based procedures and minimally invasive surgery to repair and replace heart valves. Patients receive Penn Medicine care close to home.

Meet Our Heart & Vascular Team

Our surgeons, cardiologists and specialists have been recognized for excellence in cardiac care. They focus on the prevention, prompt diagnosis and state-of-the-art treatment of heart disease.

Care of Your Heart

Articles and resources to help you be a better caretaker of your heart.

Cardiovascular Physician Videos

View informative videos about cardiovascular topics featuring members of our Heart and Vascular team.

Heart Patient Stories

Real heart and vascular patients tell their stories about their experience with Chester County Hospital.


Penn Heart and Vascular at Chester County Hospital has been recognized for its excellence with a long list of awards and distinctions from the nation's leading healthcare organizations..

Featured Provider

Steven J. Weiss, MD

Chief, Cardiac Surgery, Chester County Hospital; Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

Dr. Steven Weiss has extensive experience in high-risk, off-pump and all-arterial conduit coronary bypass surgery. He has a special interest in valve repair and minimally invasive cardiac surgery. He is focused on patient safety science and improving the detection and delivery of care to cardiac valve disease patients.

Dr. Weiss has more than 25 years of clinical cardiac surgery experience most recently as director of cardiothoracic surgery at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania and his MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Weiss completed a general surgery residency at Presbyterian Medical Center, cardiothoracic surgery residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and chief residency at the University of Maryland Health System. He went on to complete a fellowship at Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Weiss is board certified in thoracic and cardiac surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, American College of Cardiology and American College of Chest Physicians.
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