At Rush University Medical Center, we are putting your safety first. For information about COVID-19, see the latest updates. Rush accepts donations to support our response effort, staff, and patients and families.

Excellence is just the beginning.

Translate

French German Italian Portuguese Russian

Videos

In this video, Neeraj Jolly, MD, an interventional cardiologist at Rush, reveals why having a short "door-to-balloon time" improves a patient's chances of surviving a heart attack with minimal damage.

Gary L. Schaer, MD, is professor of medicine and director, cardiology research and strategic development at at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.

A second heart attack can be far more deadly than a first attack. In this video, Gary Schaer, MD, an interventional cardiologist at Rush, talks about how to lower your risk factors to prevent another heart attack.

Emergency room physician Yanina Purim-Shem-Tov, MD, MS, talks about the symptoms of a heart attack and why not everyone who's having a heart attack experiences crushing chest pain.

Philip R. Liebson, MD, is a professor of medicine and preventive medicine at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. He practices general cardiology and preventive cardiology, including hypertension and lipid management.

R. Jeffrey Snell, MD, is a cardiologist and co-director of the Section of Cardiology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

Rami Doukky, MD, is a cardiologist with Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. He is an associate professor of medicine and radiology at Rush Medical College. His primary expertise is in noninvasive cardiac imaging, including echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and cardiac computed tomography.

Rush interventional cardiologist Gary Schaer, MD, differentiates between heart attack-related pain and chronic chest pain.