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University of Maryland doctors care for more heart surgery patients than any other hospital in Maryland*. That means more cardiologists and people with heart problems across Maryland, and beyond, trust our physicians to provide the highest level of heart care. It is well-documented that improved clinical outcomes are linked to centers with high surgical volumes.

 

Whether it's an elective or emergency intervention, the team of physicians at the University of Maryland Heart and Vascular Center has deep experience in all aspects of cardiovascular care. Innovation is at the center of everything we do, which is why we can offer more treatment options to a broader range of patients, even those turned away at other centers.

Our expertise includes:

  • The latest techniques and technology in cardiovascular surgery and endovascular procedures
  • Minimally invasive procedures, including robotic surgery
  • Transcatheter valve repair and replacement
  • Heart and lung transplantation
  • Ventricular assist device implantation
  • ECMO

To learn more about why University of Maryland Heart and Vascular Center is a referral center for the most difficult cardiovascular cases, click here.

To request a heart surgery consultation, fill out the form on this page and a representative will call you within two business days to help you schedule an appointment. Or, you can call 1-800-492-5538.


*Based on APR-DRG codes from July 1 through December 31, 2015. Data set includes unique and repeat patients ages 18 and older.