Banner Health opens heart clinic in Fort Collins

FORT COLLINS — Phoenix-based Banner Health has opened the Banner Health Structural Heart & Valve Clinic within its medical center in southeast Fort Collins.

The clinic at 4700 Lady Moon Drive offers treatment and evaluations for patients who have structural defects involving heart valves or chambers.

The staff at the clinic includes a cardiologist, cardiac surgeon, nurse practitioner and medical assistant. This team rotates between the new clinic in Fort Collins and Banner’s Structural Heart & Valve Clinic in Greeley.

“Although this technology isn’t new to the medical world, we are excited to bring this type of structural heart technology and convenience to patients in Fort Collins,” said Derek Strader, regional director for cardiovascular and pulmonary services for Banner Health in Northern Colorado.

Banner Health is a nonprofit health-care system that owns and operates 28 acute-care hospitals, academic and employed physician groups, long-term and urgent-care centers, outpatient surgery centers, family clinics, home-care and hospice services, pharmacies and a nursing registry. Banner Health is in six states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada and Wyoming.