What is Cardiovascular Medicine?
Cardiovascular Medicine or Cardiology is the area of medicine that focuses on diseases and disorders of the heart, from congenital defects to acquired heart diseases such as coronary artery disease and heart failure.
World-Class Talent Working Together for Better Outcomes
Erlanger Health System has assembled a team of cardiologists focused on creating America’s next great heart hospital. Our goal is not just to transform heart care in our region – but to transform heart care, period. We’re doing this by bringing together a team of nationally renowned cardiologists representing a full spectrum of medical disciplines. Working together, our team ensures all aspects of your heart and health get the specialized attention they need. At the core of this team is a philosophy that surgeons and cardiologists work together using the most advanced techniques and technologies to deliver what’s best for the patient.
Heart-attack survivor Ken Douglas tells why he selected the Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute for his care. “I’ve had friends come here and have great outcomes,” Ken says. “Now I have a great story to tell as well.”