Coast Heart Institute

Experience. Care. Trust.

CHI has been providing cardiology healthcare for over 20 years. We have served over 50,000* patients since 1998.
We help educate our community, fight heart disease, and help our patients have a better quality of life.
We now see far less tragic events –massive heart attacks and strokes– then we did when we started.
We do it because we believe in you, and we can do it because you believe in us.

CHI, Office Manager
Trusted by 50k+ patients
over 20 years

Clinic info

Clinic Hours

Monday—Thursday: 8:00—5:30
Friday: 8:00—2:00

Phone: (228) 863-5211
Toll-free: (844) Heart 16
Text: (228) 314-4500 (not for PHI*.)
Fax: (228) 863-4101

4215 15th Street Gulfport, MS 39501
Catty-corner to Sartin's pharmacy, two blocks east of Memorial Hospital, a block west of Gulfport Central Middel School

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Memorial Coast Heart Institute

Heart Health

Cardiovascular diseases

We provide healthcare to patients, 16 years and older, with congenital and acquired heart and vessel conditions, such as stroke, heart attacks, palpitations & irregular heart beats, heart failure, high blood pressure ..etc.

More on heart disease on AHA's website

Heart MDs & NPs

Our doctors and nurse practitioners

Two board-certified interventional cardiologists and four nurse practitioners deliver the highest standards of healthcare (comprehensive visits, diagnostic tests, and interventional procedures) to our patients.

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Highest standards

Highest standards & ethics

Adhering to the highest healthcare ethical and medical practice standards around patient-centered healthcare delivery is not just a matter of going by the book; it is our culture at Coast Heart Institute.

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Minimum wait

call to visit in 3-10 days

Next week appointment in most cases. If the referring physician, PA or NP believe it's urgent, we can schedule your appointment the next business day.
AT the hospital, you can ask to be seen by Coast Heart Institute cardiologists; We have you covered 24/7.

Call us: (228) 284-0006


Contact us & Stay up to date

Our excellent receptionists will help the best they can, or connect you with the right person to help. You can also contact us online on our website & on social media, and join our mailing list to stay up to date.

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Advance your healthcare career

CHI is a great place to work, develop high skills and advance your healthcare career. We have created a professional, caring and friendly work environment where staff feel like family and work together to provide great service for our patients.

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Outline of Cardiovascular Health Care

Physical Exam

The basics

The visits starts with your current symptom & complaint, review of your medical history, medications, family medical history and physical examination.

Stress Test

Cardiac Tests

Several tests are available to evaluate the heart condition, and response to treatment.
Common tests include EKG, Echocardiogram, vascular ultrasound & Stress Test

Heart Cath

Interventional Procedures

If test results are positive, they may be followed by medical or interventional procedures.
Heart and vessel catheterization, Pacemaker or defibrillator placement are the most common.

Services Section

Cardiovascular Healthcare Services

  • All
  • The basics
  • Tests
  • Procedures

Office Visits

For new patients (no referral requested), new signs and symptoms, or scheduled follow ups

Electrocardiograms EKG

The intrinsic electrical current within the heart is recorded on the first office visit, and as needed on follow ups

Medication reconciliation

Medication review is typically done twice on every office visit


Ultrasound imaging of the heart to evaluate its structure and function

Stress Test

Increasing the workload of the heart to expose identify blockages of heart arteries that are asymptomatic at rest. Often followed by Perfusion Scan, and heart catheterization if test is positive

Perfusion Scan

Helps identify viable areas of the heart muscle ans guide the treatment plan


Tests performed at MHG include:

Heart and Vascular Cath


Pacemaker and Defibrillator implants

These devices are placed internally and connected to the heart to regulate heart rhythm, and deliver life-saving shocks when needed

Education Section

Patient Education – Cardiovascular Disease

Your healthcare providers

Our practice is led by two board-certified interventional cardiologists and four experienced, licensed nurse practitioners, guided by the latest advances in medical science, technology, research, ACC guidelines, and over 55 years of combined healthcare experience.

Our staff


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Read more patients reviews on our website, directly on Facebook and Google and write your own.


Looking to advance your career in healthcare in a professional and friendly work environment?
See our job board for current opening

Job Board

We look for team leaders who are qualified, and are genuinely passionate to deliver the highest quality of health care to the highest level of ethical standards, in patient-centered, caring and friendly work environment.
This is the culture at Coast Heart Institute.

To all job applicants!

You must check the status of your application online and carefully read the notice displayed. If shortlisted, your job interview date and time will be posted.

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