Appointments

800.659.7822

Request an Appointment

Questions

800.659.7822

Contact us with Questions

Expand Content

Heart & Vascular Institute

The latest information about heart & vascular disorders, treatments, tests and prevention from the No. 1-ranked heart program in the United States.

Diseases & Conditions
Accurate, in-depth information from the nation's leading heart center.
Treatments & Procedures
From Angioplasty to Ventricular Assist Devices, get the latest.
Our Doctors
Find a doctor for your unique situation.
Your Heart and Blood Vessels
How does your heart work? How does blood flow through your body? Get the basics here.

Heart & Vascular Health Information A-to-Z

Free Online ChatsMore

Understanding Heart Failure

Maria Mountis, DO


Wednesday, October 15, 2014 | Noon (ET)

Register Now

Ask the Heart Doctor


Benico Barzilai, MD and Maan Fares, MD

Monday, October 27, 2014 | Noon (ET)

Register Now

Heart Healthy Lifestyles [Video]

Gordon Blackburn, PhD and Katherine Patton, MEd, RD, CSSD, LD

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | Noon (ET)

Register Now

Heart Valve Disease and Treatment Options [Video]

Brian Griffin, MD and Marc Gillinov, MD

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | Noon (ET)

Register Now
Consult QD - Heart & Vascular Institute

VideosMore

Heart Disease

Vascular Disease

News More

Cleveland Clinic has been named the nation’s No. 1 heart hospital by U.S. News & World Report for the 20th consecutive year and is among the top 4 U.S. hospitals for 11 years running.

U.S. News & World Report, The Plain Dealer, CNN.com, WEWS-TV 5, WJW-TV 8, and numerous other sources – Dr. Bruce Lytle comments.

The Serious Heart Risks That Come With Chemo

TIME – Dr. Juan Carlos Plana discusses Cleveland Clinic’s cardio-oncology program. Two Cleveland Clinic patients are featured.

Valvular heart disease guideline lowers intervention threshold, provides new disease classification

Dr. Jim Thomas, a member of the writing committee for this document, comments on the new guidelines.


Reviewed: 10/14

HealthHub from Cleveland Clinic

Read the Latest from Our Experts About cctopics » Heart & Vascular Health
Why Your Low-T Medications May Not Be Safe
10/23/14 8:31 a.m.
If you’re taking a medication for low testosterone to ward off the effects of aging – such as decreased libido or fatigue – you should stop taking the drug now. The n...
by Steven Nissen, MD
Running is a Life-Saver, Study Finds
10/22/14 8:13 a.m.
A new study finds that running just a few minutes each day may significantly decrease your risk for heart disea...
How Doctors ID the Best Treatment for Esophageal Cancer (Video)
10/20/14 8:56 a.m.
Successful treatment of cancer of the esophagus hinges on finding the right treatment for the right patient at ...
Recipe: Spicy Beef Chili With Butternut Squash
10/17/14 8:00 a.m.
With a perfect flavor balance between the heat of the chili and the sweetness of the squash, this one-pot meal ...
TAVR Procedure Safe for Elderly with Aortic Stenosis
10/16/14 8:36 a.m.
High-risk patients with severe narrowing of the aorta are no longer out of options – even if they’re in their 9...