Henry Ford Allegiance Health’s open-heart surgery program is led by cardiovascular surgeons who have performed more than 700 open-heart surgeries at Henry Ford Allegiance Health. In 2008, Henry Ford Allegiance became the first hospital to perform open-heart surgery in the Jackson community.

The best chance of surviving a heart attack is to act quickly. Do not wait for symptoms to go away. Call 9-1-1 immediately, and chew an aspirin while waiting for the ambulance to arrive.