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Excellence in Cardiac, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery

When you need heart surgery, you want reassurance that you are getting the best.

You can count on excellence and experience from the surgeons at Grand Strand Heart & Vascular Specialists and the cardiac team at Grand Strand Regional Heart Center. Grand Strand Regional is the number one ranked heart surgery program by HealthGrades in South Carolina.

Brian McIntyre, M.D. is the medical director of cardiothoracic surgery at Grand Strand Regional. Recently joining the practice is cardiothoracic surgeon Robert Messier, Jr, MD, PhD, FACS, and electrophysiologist Jason Goebel, M.D., a specialist in heart rhythm disturbances. All three physicians are recognized by HealthGrades.

Grand Strand Regional cardiac surgeons perform over 350 cardiac surgeries annually. Over 5,000 have been performed since the program began in 1955.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact us at:

(843) 497-7772

Our office hours are:
Monday - Thursday: 9:00am-5:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-4:00pm

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