Your Heart Deserves the Best.

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute at UPMC Altoona

UPMC Altoona offers a world-class heart program to deliver the kind of comprehensive, high-end care close to home. In partnership with the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute in Pittsburgh, we provide the highest quality heart and vascular care in our community.

Our multidisciplinary team of experts treats patients with a range of heart and blood vessel disorders using the latest diagnostic tests, evidence-based therapies, and prevention strategies. Our affiliation with the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute also means that these community-based experts have access to the most advanced treatment options, novel devices, and leading-edge clinical trials to meet a range of patient needs.

Our Services

Cardiology Services

  • Cardiac catheterization procedures for diagnosis and treatment
  • Heart failure management
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Diagnostic services, including:
    • Echocardiography
    • Electrocardiograms
    • Holter monitoring
    • Stress testing
  • Electrophysiology services, including:
    • Cardioversion
    • Medical management
    • Implantable cardiac defibrillators (ICDs) and pacemakers
    • Radiofrequency ablation

Cardiac Surgery Services

Advanced cardiac surgery—from coronary artery bypass grafting to heart valve repair and beyond—is available right here at the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute at UPMC Altoona. Our expert team provides individualized care for each patient, from initial diagnosis through follow-up.

Vascular Surgery Services

Our team of vascular surgery experts provides a range of treatments for patients with blood vessel disorders, from medical therapy and minimally invasive procedures to open surgery. We also offer dialysis access for patients in need of dialysis treatment.

Meet Our Experts

Our newly expanded team offers access to more cutting-edge diagnostic services, evidence-based treatments, and patient education initiatives.