UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute at UPMC Passavant

The UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute at UPMC Passavant offers a full spectrum of treatment options for every type of heart and vascular disorder.

The Institute has been nationally recognized for exceeding benchmarks for quality and patient outcomes by elite health care survey organizations.

The UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute at UPMC Passavant offers a comprehensive network of cardiovascular services such as:

These services are delivered by:

  • Expert UPMC cardiologists
  • Community-based cardiologists
  • Vascular surgeons
  • Cardiac surgeons

Our Experts

Cardiology experts

Evan Adelstein, MD Sandeep Jain, MD
Saleem Ahmed, MD ​​Jeffrey Krackow, MD
Samuel Buffer, MD William Lauer, MD​
Lydia Davis, MD​ James Patrick Lynch, MD​
Michael Fallert, MD​ Ravi Ramani, MD
Dennis Kevin Gab​os, MD​ Norman Wang, MD

Vascular experts

Georges Al-Khoury, MD Richard Redlinger, MD​
Michael Madigan, MD​​

Cardiac surgery experts

Pyong​soo Yoon, MD​​​

Contact Us

For referral to cardiology, vascular surgery, cardiac surgery, or cardiac rehabilitation services at UPMC Passavant, please call the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute at UPMC Passavant at 1-855-UPMC-HVI (1-855-876-2484) option 1, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Get Screened

Find out more about upcoming free screening events and how to make an appointment for a comprehensive heart check-up.

Get an inside look at the cardiac screening process. (WPXI-TV)


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