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Surgical ear loop masks, at a minimum, must be worn within all AHN facilities.  Cloth face masks are no longer permitted, as they do not provide the best level of protection against Coronavirus.

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At Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Cardiovascular Institute, our renowned 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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Get advanced care in the heart of Wexford

AHN Wexford Hospital is now open, and we’re scheduling appointments.

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Unmatched expertise

AHN’s team of physicians, 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.

Featured services

Our heart 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.

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Bypass relieves Donald’s pain

Donald Uncapher’s pain started with his shoulder, then spread through his entire body. Double bypass surgery fixed the problem and got him back to normal.

Cardiologist Indu Poornima, MD, division director of AHN Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

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Learn more about our innovation and comprehensive cardiac care at AHN.

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Cardiac care with heart

Karen had heart problems for years, but was afraid to have surgery. But when surgery became necessary, her doctors made her feel comfortable and in control.

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Personalized medical attention

Our heart 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 expertise in helping patients with difficult-to-treat heart conditions. Our latest innovations give you access to promising new treatments 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.