What kind of Heart Health Services can we help you find?

Cardiovascular Catheterization

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation

Electrocardiogram (EKG)

Heart Monitoring

Prairie Heart Institute at St. Anthony's


Prairie Heart at St. Anthony's combines advanced technology and innovative treatment with a caring tradition, providing quality health care close to home.

Prairie Heart at St. Anthony’s provides a broad scope of Heart Care Services services to the region.  

If you need further advanced heart care services, our partnership with Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital ensures you have access to nationally-renowned experts who are pioneering exciting new ways to treat common heart problems.

Heart Care

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with a Prairie physician online, or obtain a second opinion, click here or call 217-757-6120. Same day, next day appointments are available in Springfield.

  Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation

  Cardiovascular Catheterization

  Electrocardiogram (EKG)

  Frequently Asked Questions

  Heart Monitoring

  Heart Scan

  Learn the Facts about Heart Attacks

  Sleep Studies

  Stat Heart Program

  Stress Tests

  Vascular Services


Our team will support you every step of the way should you need additional imaging, treatment or surgery.

Latest News

The Top Three Risk Factors for Heart Disease

 February 26, 2020

(EFFINGHAM, IL) – Half of all Americans have at least one of the top three risk factors for heart disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The top three risk factors are: high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol and smoking.


HSHS St. Anthony’s Wound Healing Center Raises Awareness about the Impact of Heart Health

 February 24, 2020

(EFFINGHAM, IL) – An alarming 33% of Americans currently suffer from cardiovascular disease. During Heart Health Awareness Month, HSHS St. Anthony’s Wound Healing Center, a member of the Healogics network, is working to spread awareness about how cardiovascular diseases can affect the wound healing process. Chronic wounds affect approximately 6.7 million people in the United States and, if left untreated, an unhealed wound on the foot or leg can lead to a diminished quality of life and possible amputation. As many as 82% of leg amputations are due to poor circulation of the affected limb.


American Heart Month: What You Should Know About Heart Attacks

 February 4, 2020

(EFFINGHAM, IL) – Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a heart attack, according to the American Heart Association.
During American Heart Month, the heart experts at Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital offer the following information about heart attacks that could save you or a loved one’s life.