Cardiac Catheterization Lab Opens at Western Reserve Hospital


Western Reserve Hospital opened an on-site Cardiac Catheterization Lab recently. The new lab supports both cardiac catheterization and vascular procedures.

Under Cardiac Catheterization Lab Director, Dr. Anene Ukaigwe, the facility has been initially approved as a Level 1 Cath Lab, with cardiac catheterization procedures being performed by Dr. Ukaigwe as well as WRHPI cardiologists, Dr. Michael Bage, Dr. Joseph Restivo and Dr. Joseph Rinaldi.

Dr. Ukaigwe is a board-certified interventional cardiologist and a member of the Valve and Structural Heart Disease Center at University Hospitals Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute.

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