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Since 1999 Lakeland Heart and Vascular has participated in clinical research trials. These trials are open to patients with the right criteria match. Our providers and research staff are committed to bringing state of the art procedures and treatments in cardiology to southwest Michigan.

Our providers have all served as the principal investigator or sub investigator on numerous studies.

Our research staff is compromised of a clinical research coordinator and a data manager. Coordinators are certified in clinical research and have several years experience in research.

Lakeland Heart and Vascular works closely with leading manufactures in the cardiology industry conducting research as well a large research institutes. Together we work to gain knowledge and to improve cardiac medical care. These sponsors and research groups include:

Additional information on clinical trials can be found at

Clinical trials, registries, and research studies are currently being conducted in the following areas:

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Carotid Stents
  • Coronary Stents
  • Devices
  • Dyslipidemia