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Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery

Leading experts in cardiovascular care

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Recognized for excellence in cardiology care. U.S. News & World Report ranked Rush University Medical Center’s cardiology and cardiac surgery program among the best in the nation.

Rush offers comprehensive, multispecialty care for adults with cardiovascular disease, including the following conditions:

State-of-the-art heart treatment, customized for you

Our experts, including cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, interventional cardiologists, electrophysiologists and nurse practitioners, specialize in providing accurate diagnosis and personalized cardiovascular disease treatment. They offer a full range of treatment options, including the following:

And thanks to Rush's commitment to advancing cardiovascular care through clinical trials, our patients have early access to many of the latest innovations, from minimally invasive procedures to stem cell therapy to new medications.

Our cardiologists and heart surgeons are happy to provide a second opinion, whether you are newly diagnosed, or have already had treatment but are still experiencing health issues.

Learn more about pediatric heart care at Rush University Children's Hospital. 

Cardiac rehabilitation

Rush also offers an outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation Program to help people with cardiovascular disease lead healthier, more active lives, and to help those who have recently undergone a heart procedure return to their everyday routines. 

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Rush appointments from home

We are here for your health care needs – in whatever way you prefer to receive care at this time. Rush’s telemedicine options allow you to get the care you need from our primary and specialty care providers. During a scheduled video visit, you will have a one-on-one video chat with your provider. Call us at (888) 352-RUSH (7874) to get started.