Department of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh

Clinical Practice

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute

Recognized both nationally and internationally as a center for cardiovascular disease diagnosis, treatment and research, the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute provides a multitude of sophisticated and specialized treatments for every type of heart and vascular disease.

UPMC offers state-of-the-art diagnostic and surgical procedures, heart disease prevention programs, and rehabilitation programs for recovering coronary patients. UPMC also continues to be at the forefront of groundbreaking cardiovascular research to ensure its patients the latest in diagnostic and therapeutic methods and treatments.

In addition to practicing general cardiology, our cardiologists subspecialize in a number of areas, including congestive heart failure, interventional cardiology, preventive cardiology, electrophysiology, and heart transplantation and rehabilitation. We also collaborate with community-based primary care physicians to provide our patients with world-class care close to home .

To make an appointment with a physician at the Heart and Vascular Institute, please call 800-533-UPMC (8762).

Link to the Heart and Vascular Institute's Clinical Website