The Highest
Quality Care

in Both Cardiovascular
& Vascular Diseases

Meet Dr. Ken Stevens

Dr. Ken Stevens is board certified in cardiovascular diseases, phlebology and internal medicine. He holds a B.A. degree from Colgate University, M.S. degrees from Georgetown University and University of Wisconsin–Madison, and a Medical Degree from Loyola University. After completing his internship and residency at the Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami, a cardiology fellowship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and an interventional cardiology fellowship at University Hospital/SUNY Stony Brook, Dr. Stevens ultimately settled down in Rockford, Illinois for 15 years.

In Rockford, Dr. Stevens wore many hats, serving as Managing Physician for Rockford Cardiology Associates, Chairman of the OSF/St Anthony Regional Heart Institute and Department of Medicine, and Medical Director of the Chest Pain Center at different times. He is also proud to have worked as a Team Physician for the US Olympic Team and US Maccabiah Team.

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Patient Testimonials

“We had a very good experience with Premier Heart Care. I recently went with my dad and we’re happy with how well the staff treated us and took care of my dad. When you’re in the area and need cardiovascular care, I’m definitely recommending you visit Premier Heart Care for your tests and treatment.”

"He takes his time to explain everything in a clear way he makes it easy to be able to understand the procedure. Amazing Doctor and very knowledgeable, I highly recommend him!
His staff is Amazing and very friendly as well!"

"The entire staff and doctors have been kind, caring and super helpful. Their follow up is
superpurb. I am 100% satisfied with my outcome. I have no more numbing in my toes, my restless leg and pain is gone. They are working on my spider veins now and I saw a difference right after my injection. "


Premier Heart & Vein Care

Premier Heart and Premier Vein Care have merged with the new entity now known as Premier Heart and Vein Care. The practice is dedicated to providing both you and your family with the highest quality care in both cardiovascular and vascular diseases. Its emphasis includes state of the art diagnosis, disease management, and treatment.

We strive for a comprehensive and holistic approach to medicine. Our practice serves patients from all over California, including: San Luis Obispo, Santa Maria, Paso Robles, Templeton, Atascadero, Arroyo Grande, Pismo Beach and Nipomo. Patient care is the focus, with an emphasis on professionalism, timely treatment, compassion, and respect. Welcome to our website, which both introduces you to the practice and serves as a resource for optimizing your care.

We Pride ourselves in our ability to help patients. Read their stories.

Meet Our Team

We have an amazing staff with raving customer service reviews that are excited to help take care of you and your family.

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Latest Blog Posts

Resolve for Better Compression for 2022

When you were making your New Year’s Resolutions for 2022, who out there resolved to help your veins push blood up the legs back to your heart? Anyone? Anyone? Well, Dr. Stevens would beg to differ with you on your choices. After all, compression hosiery can really help older legs ...
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Don’t Let Your Spider Veins Have a Happy New Year

We love living on the Central Coast of California because of all the outdoor fun that’s so close at hand. Hiking, camping, golfing, beach combing, surfing, and pretty much anything else we can do outdoors. That means lots of hiking shorts and summer sundresses. As we get older, however, an ...
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