Scripps Mercy s Heart Care Center offers a range of cardiac care services, including prevention, diagnosis, surgical treatment and rehabilitation. It provides angioplasty, endoscopic bypass surgery, and prosthetic valve and pacemaker implantation solutions. The center additionally offers echocardiography, vascular sonography, electrophysiology and cardiac research services. It specializes in providing surgical solutions in the areas of gynecology, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedic, otolaryngology, podiatric and urology. The center operates cardiac catheterization laboratories, as well as a surgical intensive care unit. It is a department of Scripps Mercy Hospital, which is a Catholic medical center that provides a variety of patient care solutions and employs more than 1,000 physicians. Scripps Mercy s Heart Care Center maintains one of its locations in San Diego.