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Your heart deserves the best.

The UPMC Heart & Vascular Institute, located in Pittsburgh, Pa, is one of the nation's leading centers for comprehensive cardiovascular ca​re. Ranke​d among America's best hospit​als for heart care and heart surgery by US News & World Report, UPMC is home to lea​ders in the field, advanced specialty treatment programs and groundbreaking research and clinical trials.

Trust your heart to the experts and the hospitals who are helping shape the future of heart care.

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Setting New Standards

Dr. Liza Villanueva's ultrasound research is leading to new ways to detect and treat heart disease in its earliest stages.


Creating New and Better Procedures

Dr. Tom Gleason developed new techniques for aortic valve repair that have made him one of the country's top experts.


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