Providing high-quality, evidence-based cardiology care.
Dr. Vyselaar, a North Vancouver cardiologist, practices with four great colleagues at the North Shore Heart Centre and at Lions Gate Hospital, where Dr. Vyselaar serves as Head of Cardiology
Areas of speciality:
• Atrial fibrillation
• Coronary artery disease
• Sports cardiology
Heart Function Clinic
Pacemakers and Cardiac Rhythm Devices
A new option for heart health in North Vancouver
Under the partnership of Dr. John Vyselaar, Cardiologist, and his amazing cardiologist and nurse practitioner colleagues at the North Shore Heart Centre, the North Shore Heart Function Clinic has been developed to meet the specific needs of heart failure patients and their families in North and West Vancouver, the Coastal Community of Care, and beyond.>With dedicated clinical space and an interdisciplinary group of healthcare professionals, the Clinic's mission is to advise, educate, and empower heart failure patients to have the best quality of life possible. .
Coordinate care with family doctor and other healthcare providers
Support positive lifestyle changes
Manage initial and ongoing health assessments
Provide individualized education for better self-management
Proud to provide Heart Health Care for:
Dr. John Vyselaar is a North Vancouver cardiologist (heart specialist) and head of cardiology at Lions Gate Hospital, striving to provide compassionate and individualized patient care of the highest quality. He provides general cardiology services encompassing the whole spectrum of cardiovascular disorders, with special interests in sports cardiology and heart failure. He serves patients from his office in North Vancouver, and also provides telehealth services (“telecardiology”) for patients who have difficulty coming to see him in person.
Update August 26, 2019: I updated my description of the Heart Function Clinic to reflect that we have increased our availability to four days per week, and now also serve patients with atrial fibrillation.
Update July 6, 2018: New blog entries are posted. Please have a look and see what I have been up to!
Update September 24, 2017: I posted my Grand Rounds presentation on sports cardiology at https://johnvyselaar.com/hearthealthclinic/sports-cardiology/. Please have a look and let me know what you think!
Update September 17, 2017: A new page dedicated to sports cardiology is now operational at https://johnvyselaar.com/hearthealthclinic/sports-cardiology/. More details on our sports cardiology program are coming soon!
Update September 3, 2017: A new blog entry at johnvyselaar.com/dietician introduces our new dietician colleague Michele Blanchet, RD. I am so pleased to have her working with us in the office, and she will be a great resource for patients!
Update September 1, 2017: Lots of great blog entries at johnvyselaar.com/blog are now available! Have a look and let us know what you think in the comments. More great entries are coming soon! Also check out the great information available on the Links page – good resources for patients and their families!