While there isn’t a cure for this progressive disease, you can enjoy a better quality of life with advanced treatments available at Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Cardiovascular Institute.
Our specialized heart failure program helps you experience a longer, more active life. We offer:
The following AHN hospitals have earned gold status in the American Heart Association’s Get With the Guidelines®-Heart Failure certification program:
Learn more about the Cardiovascular Institute.
There isn’t a cure for heart failure. However, doctors at Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Cardiovascular Institute are committed to protecting your heart from further damage and minimizing symptoms, so you can enjoy life more fully.
Our specialists use the most advanced imaging methods and diagnostic tools to determine the cause, severity, and nature of your heart condition. We offer dedicated care at the AHN Heart Failure Clinic.
Your physician may order heart testing, heart imaging, or both these diagnostic procedures.
Depending on the severity of your condition, your doctor may recommend one or more of the following:
Certain medications can relieve symptoms, improve heart function, and slow disease progression. Our team of clinical pharmacists has advanced training in cardiology and works with you to manage medications. When appropriate, you may participate in clinical trials to receive the latest medication treatment for heart failure. Learn more about the Cardiovascular Research Institute.