A “heart condition” – also known as heart disease or cardiovascular disease – can refer to any disease of the heart and/or blood vessels. They include disorders specific to the blood vessels (vascular disease). Taken as a whole, heart conditions are the leading cause of death in the world.
It’s no different in central and northern Wisconsin. In Wausau, Marshfield, Rhinelander, Stevens Point and beyond, the Marshfield Clinic and Ministry Health Care heart care team works together to help prevent, identify and manage heart disease in all its forms. Our cardiologists, surgeons and other providers are dedicated to providing the very best and most advanced heart care in the region.
Our cardiovascular conditions page provides an overview of many specific conditions. The list on the left covers some of the most common heart conditions, detailing their symptoms, causes and treatments.
Click on a Heart Condition to the left to learn more.