Western Reserve Hospital also features a on-site, Level 1 Cardiac Catheterization Lab that supports both cardiac catheterization and vascular procedures. The lab is helmed by Lab Director, Dr. Anene Ukaigwe. Cardiac catheterization procedures are performed by Dr. Ukaigwe as well as WRHPI cardiologists, Dr. Michael Bage, Dr. Joseph Restivo and Dr. Joseph Rinaldi.

The Cath Lab is located in Western Reserve Hospital’s surgery department and offers easy check-in, procedure and recovery, utilizing a state-of-the-art heart and vascular room equipped with the newest technology.


What is a cardiac catheterization? 

Why would I need a cardiac catheterization? 

How do I prepare for a cardiac catheterization?  

On the day of your cardiac catheterization 

During the procedure 

After the procedure