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Cardiovascular Institute

At Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Cardiovascular Institute, our renowned cardiologists, surgeons, and heart specialists are committed to keeping your heart beating longer and stronger. 


We heart our patients

Heart problems can make it difficult to do the things you love and negatively impact your time with loved ones. By caring for your heart, you can enjoy life more fully.

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Unmatched expertise

AHN’s team of cardiovascular doctors, specialists, and surgeons focus on providing expert care for conditions like heart attack and heart failure, as well as preventive medicine to keep you heart healthy. Find a cardiovascular doctor near you.

Featured services

Our cardiovascular specialists are regional leaders in heart disease diagnoses and treatments, caring for patients like you with routine to complex heart problems.
  • Heart arrhythmia

    Some heart rhythm issues are harmless and symptomless. But certain arrhythmias can be life-threatening and increase your risk of heart failure and stroke.

  • Heart failure

    This condition can make everyday activities more difficult. While there isn't a cure, you can enjoy a better quality of life with advanced treatments.

  • Vascular disease

    Vascular diseases affect your circulatory system of arteries, veins and lymph vessels. If left untreated, they increase your risk for heart attack and stroke.

  • Cardiovascular rehabilitation

    Following a heart procedure, surgery, or an event such as a heart attack, cardiac rehab is a key part of your recovery and return to a more active lifestyle.

  • Heart valve disease

    Our AHN heart specialists are experts at minimally invasive surgeries and are nationally renowned for treating all types of heart valve problems.

  • Coronary artery disease

    People with coronary artery disease may have chest pain, known as angina. A complete blockage of the artery can cause a heart attack or stroke.

When you need answers

We see you. A sudden heart problem can slow you down and leave you worrying about what comes next. Our heart specialists will help you recover, move forward, and get back to what you love.

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Personalized medical attention

Our cardiovascular specialists get to know you as both a person and a patient. We work with you to tailor a treatment plan unique to your specific health concerns.

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Wide range of treatments

We’re known for our cardiovascular expertise in helping patients with difficult-to-treat heart conditions. Our latest innovations give you access to promising new treatments from our cardiovascular institute that is not widely available elsewhere.

Refer your patients to a cardiovascular specialist

AHN Physician Access is a fast and simple way to refer patients to over 1000 in-network specialists. You can search by specialty or expertise.