Conditions

Perhaps you were born with a heart condition, or maybe you developed one later in life. No matter what type of heart problem you have, our team has a solution. The University of Maryland Heart Center team works with you to create an effective treatment plan that gives you the best chance at a long, healthy life.

Heart Disease Care at the University of Maryland

Our motivated, dedicated team of heart specialists comes together from every area of heart care, from congenital heart disease to heart rhythm abnormalities to advanced heart failure. We collaborate to provide you with the advanced, expert care you need to treat your heart condition.

If you have a personal or family history of heart disease, or you feel any unexplained symptoms, we encourage you to make an appointment with our heart team. We want to get you the care you need.

Heart Conditions We Treat

Learn more about heart conditions we treat:

  • Aortic aneurysm

    Our heart experts provide advanced treatment for aortic aneurysms (a weakening of your blood vessel), including minimally invasive aneurysm repair.
  • Aortic dissection

    Our aortic disease specialists treat aortic dissection, a tear in the aorta, using minimally invasive endovascular procedures.
  • Arrhythmia

    Unlike many medical offices, we provide a full range of care for all types of heartbeat irregularities, known as arrhythmias.
  • A-fib

    We offer several effective treatments for atrial fibrillation, a common arrhythmia that can lead to heart failure and stroke.
  • Congenital Heart Disease

    We provide long-term, comprehensive care for patients with congenital heart disease, starting at birth and continuing through adulthood.
  • Coronary artery disease

    Our heart experts offer advanced approaches to treating coronary artery disease, including minimally invasive coronary artery bypass surgery.
  • Heart Attack

    Our heart specialists provide rapid, effective treatment for heart attacks, including surgery and cardiac catheterization procedures.
  • Heart failure

    We provide advanced, comprehensive care for heart failure patients, including ventricular assist devices (VADs) and heart transplantation.
  • High blood pressure

    We encourage you to undergo regular screenings for high blood pressure, so we can detect and treat problems before they cause symptoms.
  • PSVT

    We offer a range of effective treatments for paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT), marked by a rise in heart rate that begins and ends suddenly.
  • Pulmonary hypertension

    Our heart experts offer advanced treatment for pulmonary hypertension, a type of high blood pressure, including pulmonary thromboendarterectomy, or PTE.
  • Valve disease

    Our doctors have the experience needed to care for all heart valve problems, including narrowing, leaking and uncommon conditions.
  • Valve regurgitation

    We provide the care needed for leaky valves, a condition that may not require treatment but can also strain and damage the heart.
  • Aortic valve stenosis

    Some cases of valve narrowing do not require treatment, but our doctors may recommend repair or replacement for more serious problems.
  • Ventricular Tachycardia

    Ventricular fibrillation and tachycardia are the most dangerous arrhythmias, but our treatments can manage or cure the conditions.

For more information or to make an appointment, please call 1-866-408-6885.

This page was last updated: July 30, 2015

         
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