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Cardiovascular Institute

For over 50 years, the Cardiovascular Institute has been a leader in providing a solution to patients who have diseases of the heart and blood vessels, including coronary artery disease, heart rhythm abnormalities, pulmonary hypertension, valvular heart disease, vascular disease, aortic disease, carotid artery disease and infections of the heart. By using our expertise and our innovative diagnostic and treatment techniques, we have achieved a distinguished reputation for excellence in our mission to treat cardiovascular diseases. 

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The New Cardiovascular Institute at West Penn Hospital

Since West Penn Hospital’s dramatic rebirth, its entire cardiovascular program has been revitalized and expanded. The Cardiovascular Institute at West Penn Hospital features a full range of comprehensive services, including a renovated Cardiac Cath Lab, CCU and CVSICU.  Watch and learn about the many capabilities of the Cardiovascular Institute at West Penn Hospital.

The Cardiovascular Institute combines expert doctors with advanced research and cutting-edge technology to provide compassionate patient care.

Our leading health professionals provide the entire spectrum of cardiac care. As part of their focus on patients, our doctors are prepared to act either as the primary cardiac caregiver or as a partner to the patient’s referring physician.

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The Cardiovascular Institute provides comprehensive services for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease. 

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We are committed to providing world-class healthcare in your hometown. The affiliated institutions of West Penn Allegheny Health System serve Pittsburgh and the surrounding five-state area. 

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Information for Patients

At the Cardiovascular Institute, we provide specialized cardiac care that is recognized both across the country and around the world. With 11 heart-care physicians named to "Best Doctors in America" and a heart transplant survival rate that is among the best in the nation, our doctors and an entire team of healthcare professionals are saving and changing lives every day.

To contact us for non-emergency issues, please use the address or phone number below.

The Cardiovascular Institute
at West Penn Allegheny Health System
320 East North Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15212


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