Our heart specialists provide you with a multitude of dedicated, women-centered heart health services, including:
Hormones like estrogen greatly affect your heart disease risk. We monitor your heart health throughout critical life events, including:
Certain cancer treatments, including chemotherapy and radiation to the chest for breast cancer, increase a woman’s risk of heart failure and arrhythmia. We coordinate care with your oncologist to lower your risk of cancer treatment side effects that contribute to heart damage caused by cardiotoxicity.
AHN was among the first centers in the country to use cardiac magnetic resonance imaging CMRI to detect heart disease in women. This imaging test complements tools such as cardiac catheterization and stress testing that detect early signs of coronary artery disease in women.
The Women’s Heart Center is part of AHN’s Cardiovascular Institute. As a national leader in cardiac care, the Cardiovascular Institute offers the latest heart treatments, including novel therapies available only in clinical trials. Our researchers are dedicated to discovering new diagnostic methods and treatments for heart disease. Learn more about our women’s heart services.
Women experiencing heart problems or recovering from cardiac procedures have access to a variety of support services. These programs include cardiac rehabilitation, heart failure clinics, integrative medicine programs, and palliative care. Learn more about our support services.
AHN cardiologists provide dedicated women’s heart services at the following locations:
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