Advancing Cardiology Care

At WVU Medicine Thomas Hospitals, your heart care is stronger than ever.

Renowned physicians you know and trust are joining our cardiology team, working closely with heart experts who have been a part of the Thomas family of physicians for many years. Together, they work to stay at the forefront of preventing, diagnosing and treating cardiovascular disease.

Our team’s access to the resources of the WVU Medicine Heart and Vascular Institute a national leader in innovative groundbreaking therapies and approaches to patient care, also makes WVU Medicine Thomas Hospitals stronger.

Conditions Cardiologists Treat

Some of the common conditions the WVU Medicine Thomas Hospitals cardiology team treats are listed below. Treatment protocols include medications, lifestyle changes, weight loss and diet recommendations, surgical intervention, if needed, and more.

  • Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Congenital heart conditions
  • Congestive heart disease/Heart failure
  • Heart attack
  • High cholesterol
  • Hypertension/High blood pressure
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral arterial disease (PAD)
  • Ventricular fibrillation

State-of-the-Art Cath Lab

Our team has access to incredible technology that allows them to perform diagnostic tests and procedures – and even intervene in cases of vascular and cardiac disease. Through our fully-integrated, state-of-the art cardiac cath lab, we are able to check the heart and coronary arteries – to determine if a patient has disease in the coronary arteries, and if so, to pinpoint the size and location of any disease. In addition to cardiac catheterization, WVU Medicine Thomas Hospitals also provides therapeutic intervention to treat vascular disorders in a minimally invasive manner. Thomas Hospitals provides a range of diagnostic tests and procedures, including:

  • Arteriograms
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Heart attack treatment
  • Peripheral angioplasty
  • Stenting
  • Permanent pacemaker placement
  • Implantable defibrillator placement


WVU Heart and Vascular Institute – Thomas Hospitals
401 Division St, Suite 204 | South Charleston, WV 25309

Dr. Stanton
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute – Kanawha City
4315 MacCorkle Avenue, SE |Charleston, WV 25304

Dr. Challa and Dr. Yousaf
South Charleston Cardiology
4607 MacCorkle Avenue, SW Suite 300| South Charleston, WV 25309

Thomas Hospitals Pediatric Cardiology
401 Division Street, Suite 302 | South Charleston, WV 25309