The following is an overview of statistics from the Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute. More statistics and information can be found in our Outcomes by Specialty Section and our Cardiac Surgery E15 Outcomes Section.

Miller Family Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute Department Overview – Year 2017
Total Patient Visits 633,355
Admissions 13,496
Total Beds 421

Beds by Type
Private Patient Rooms 283
Coronary Intensive Care Beds 24
Heart Failure Intensive Care Beds 10
Cardiac, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery Intensive Care Beds 76
Same-Day Recovery Beds 28

The data reported in the Institute Overview reflect volumes at Cleveland Clinic's Main Campus only.

Cardiovascular Medicine Procedures

Cardiovascular Medicine Procedures

Interventional Cardiology
Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterizations 8,063
Interventional Cardiac Procedures 1,809
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement 456
Percutaneous Aortic Valvuloplasties 73
Percutaneous Atrial Septal Defect and Patent Foramen Ovale Closures


Percutaneous Mitral Valvuloplasties 49

Electrophysiology Ablations 1,655
 Ablation Procedures for Atrial Fibrillation 960
Device Implants 1,397
Leads Extracted 182

Diagnostic and Cardiac Imaging Procedures
Cardiac Computed Tomography (CT) Scans 7,734
Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scans 3,335
Echocardiograms 81,846
Stress Tests 7,960
Nuclear Cardiology Tests
Tc-Myoview-Rest 4,202
Tc-Myoview-Stress 4,134
Rubidium Heart (PET) 1,060
FDG Heart (PET) 578
N-13 Ammonia Heart 66
Surgical Procedures

Surgical Procedures

Cardiac Surgery
Cardiac Surgeries 4,586
Valve Surgeries 3,088
Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG): Isolated and Combined 1,505
Aortic Repairs (Includes Vascular) 1,268
Robotically Assisted Cardiac Surgeries 143
Surgeries for Septal Myectomy 
Congenital Heart Surgeries: Adult and Pediatric 332

Transplant Surgery
Heart Transplants 55
Lung Transplants 129

Thoracic Surgery
General Thoracic Surgeries 1,819
Esophageal Surgeries 296

Vascular Surgery
Vascular Surgeries (Open and Endovascular) 2,692
Bypass Surgeries 162
Arteriovenous Access Surgeries 466