Diagnostic Tests and Procedures

Heart Surgery Center at University Hospitals Provides the Latest Diagnostic Tests and Procedures

Dr. Robert Gilkeson

Listen to Dr. Robert Gilkeson talk about the latest in diagnostic tests.

The Heart Surgery Center at University Hospitals Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute in Cleveland, Ohio, provides traditional and advanced diagnostic tests and procedures to help determine the most effective surgery and technique.

At UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute, a hybrid operating room with advanced imaging allows for sophisticated, personalized cardiovascular care, performing complex multistage procedures in the least invasive manner. This helps provide optimal outcomes for even the most complex cases.

Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostic Imaging

The most advanced cardiovascular diagnostic imaging techniques are available to patients at the Heart Surgery Center at UH, including:

The Heart Surgery Center is also home to ICAVL-accredited vascular labs and ICAEL-accredited echocardiography labs.

  • IAC Seal of Accreditation for EchocardiographyIntersocietal Accreditation Commission Echocardiography: Accreditation for UH Cleveland Medical Center, University Hospitals Ahuja, Conneaut, Geauga and Geneva medical centers, and UH Bedford and Richmond Medical Centers, campuses of UH Regional Hospitals; and University Hospitals Chagrin Highlands, Concord, Euclid, Mentor, Twinsburg and Westlake health centers
  • IAC Seal of Accreditation for Vascular TestingIntersocietal Accreditation Commission Vascular Testing: Accreditation for UH Cleveland Medical Center, UH Bedford and Richmond Medical Centers, and University Hospitals Geneva Medical Center; and University Hospitals Chagrin Highlands and Twinsburg health centers

State-of-the-Art Equipment

Our team at the Heart Surgery Center at UH uses the latest state-of-the-art equipment to both diagnose and treat advanced heart failure, including the most up-to-date devices and trials for ventricular assist.

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

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