Our Centers

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Center

University Hospitals Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute’s Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Center offers comprehensive, expert care to patients suffering from debilitating heart diseases. Our nationally recognized specialists collaborate to develop complete, individualized care plans for each patient, using cutting-edge research and some of the most innovative therapies available. Patients can also benefit from clinical trial therapies only available at a select few institutes across the country.

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center

At the Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center at UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute, our multidisciplinary team offers a full spectrum of specialized care for adults with congenital heart disease. Through a unique partnership between the congenital heart experts at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital’s Congenital Heart Collaborative and UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute patient receive seamless care throughout their lifespan.

Cardiovascular Imaging Center

UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute’s Cardiovascular Imaging Center uses the latest and most innovative imaging equipment and techniques to quickly and accurately diagnose a variety of cardiovascular conditions. Our specialists participate in clinical research trials in a continuing effort to improve diagnostic procedures. A full array of cardiovascular imaging services, including echocardiograms, electrocardiograms and stress testing, are available at several convenient locations throughout northeast Ohio.

Cardiovascular Pulmonary Rehabilitation

The Cardiovascular Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center at UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute is dedicated to helping patients recover from heart and lung issues or surgery so that they can enjoy a normal, healthy lifestyle. Our rehabilitation team uses a combined approach of exercise, education and counseling and works with nurses, exercise physiologists, dietitians, cardiologists and other specialists to create personalized rehab plans. Through our rehabilitation center services, patients can expect to gain strength, reduce the risk of future cardiovascular and pulmonary illness and improve their overall quality of life.

Electrophysiology Center

UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute’s Electrophysiology Center uses some of the most advanced technology available to diagnose and assess abnormal heart rhythm in patients, a condition that can be life-threatening. Our team of experts uses the results of an electrophysiology study to determine the course of treatment for each patient, which can mean antiarrhythmic medication or the implantation of a device such as a pacemaker or an implantable cardioverter defibrillator.

Evaluation & Prevention Center

The Evaluation & Prevention Center at UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute is dedicating to prompt and accurate diagnosis of existing heart problems as well as the assessment of potential heart disease risk factors. Our team of specialists uses a collaborative approach to evaluate each patient’s condition, and patients can count on personalized care from expert clinicians who will take the time to answer their questions. The Evaluation & Prevention Center offers services at convenient locations throughout the region.

Heart Surgery Center

UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute’s Heart Surgery Center uses traditional procedures as well as some of the most innovative techniques available to treat a wide range of heart conditions. The nationally recognized cardiac surgery program performs operations such as bypass, congenital heart surgery, aneurysm repair and stentless valve replacement. Our multidisciplinary cardiac surgery team consists of a wide array of specialists who are committed to creating individualized treatment plans and providing the highest quality of care to each patient.

Interventional Cardiovascular Center

For some heart patients, surgery is not always the best option. At UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute’s Interventional Cardiovascular Center, our team of experts evaluates each patient to determine a non-invasive treatment plan that will work best for them. Our heart specialists treat conditions such as coronary heart disease, vascular disease and congestive heart failure.

Research & Innovation Center

UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute’s Research & Innovation Center is comprised of physician-scientists who are world leaders in heart and vascular medicine. Their ongoing clinical research programs are pushing the boundaries of medical progress. A strong emphasis on translational research means that new and innovative treatments and technologies transfer more rapidly from the research laboratory to life-enhancing patient care.

Vascular Center

The Vascular Center at UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute uses a multidisciplinary approach to diagnose, evaluate and treat patients with vascular disease. Our team of physicians, surgeons and other specialists use cutting-edge diagnostics and innovative therapies to treat a variety of conditions. Expert evaluation determines the best treatment plan for each patient, using both noninvasive options and surgical procedures. The Vascular Center is supported by the Noninvasive Vascular Laboratory, which provides advanced diagnostics and comprehensive patient care.

Women’s Cardiovascular Center

Heart disease is the leading cause of death of women in the United States, and UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute’s Women’s Cardiovascular Center focuses on the unique aspects of the disease as it manifests itself in women. Working closely with University Hospitals MacDonald Women’s Hospital, the center not only provides top-quality diagnostics and treatment, but is dedicated to educating women on the signs and symptoms of heart disease, as well as preventative measures that could reduce their risk.

Make an Appointment

Schedule your appointment with a heart or vascular specialist at University Hospitals:

Office appointment with a cardiologist or vascular surgeon
216-844-3800 or
1-866-UH4-CARE (1-866-844-2273)

Office appointment with a heart surgeon
216-844-4004

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