Whether your heart or vascular problem is common or complex, we make the most accurate diagnosis so you can receive the most effective, personalized treatment.
Among the Best in the U.S. for Heart Care
U.S. News & World Report ranked RUSH University Medical Center among the best in the nation for heart care.
The RUSH Approach to Cardiology Services
Whether you have coronary artery disease, high blood pressure or aortic aneurysms, our cardiologists have the expertise to diagnose and treat all types of heart and vascular problems. We will work closely with you and your family to coordinate every aspect of your care, including other specialists, and outpatient and home-based services if needed.
And if you are at risk for developing heart and vascular disease, cardiologists can help you reduce your risk factors and improve your overall heart health through nutrition counseling and lifestyle changes.
RUSH Excellence in Cardiology
- Screening packages with no referral needed: RUSH Copley Medical Center offers a menu of heart screening options that can help you put their mind at ease. These diagnostic tests are often recommended by cardiologists to get a better perspective on heart health but don’t require a prescription or a doctor’s referral. Call (630) 692-5150 to schedule.
- Nationally ranked for cardiac bypass surgery: The Society of Thoracic Surgeons has designated thoracic surgery at RUSH a three-star program — the society’s highest rating — for coronary bypass graft surgery.
- Follow-up care closer to home: Our University Cardiologists teams in Oak Park and Aurora/Fox Valley share physicians, technology and communications with RUSH University Medical Center. This makes it seamless for you to get specialized services at RUSH's downtown campus if you need them, while carrying out your treatment plan close to home.
- Access to clinical trials: You’ll have access to the groundbreaking clinical research, such as trials in preventive cardiology care, cardiovascular imaging and management of heart failure.