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Every Heart Deserves the Best

Every heart deserves the best. From preventive care to the truly rare, we dedicate ourselves to caring for every heart, every day.

As part of the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute, the cardiovascular team in the North Central PA region works closely with physicians across all UPMC hospitals to provide expert care, regardless of location. Patients can expect advanced treatment options tailored to care for every condition they might face throughout their lifetime.

UPMC offers personalized care with insight from a team of experts, including:

  • Cardiovascular imaging specialists
  • Cardiologists
  • Electrophysiologists
  • Interventional cardiologists and radiologists
  • Cardiac and vascular surgeons and nurses
  • Our patients have access to the latest advances in cardiovascular care.

Conditions We Treat

  • Advanced heart failure
  • Atrial fibrillation (AFib) and arrhythmia
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Deep vein thrombosis
  • Heart attack
  • Peripheral arterial disease

Services We Offer

  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic valve repair
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Chemoembolization
  • Coronary artery bypass surgery
  • Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Robot-assisted cardiothoracic surgery
  • Thrombolysis
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment for a heart screening with one of our experts, please fill out the form below or call 570-321-2800.

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Our Experts

UPMC HVI Experts

At the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute, you will receive care from a comprehensive team of heart and vascular experts. As leaders in their fields, they use innovative technology to discuss cases, devise treatment plans, and provide the highest level of care to patients, regardless of their location.

Learn about our world-class heart and vascular experts.

Jane's Story

Jane's story On a breathing machine and a heart pump that was failing, Jane had already experienced two heart attacks and a torn iliac artery prior to arriving at UPMC Williamsport. Her last hope would involve cardiothoracic surgeon Michael Lazar, MD; cardiologist Leslie Webb, MD; and lifesaving equipment known as an ECMO.Read Jane's Story

Tim's Story

Tim's story Tim, an active mountain biker from Loyalsock, never imagined he would need heart surgery at 41. A heart attack during a family trip led him to have a cardiac catherization at UPMC Williamsport. Followed by weeks of cardiac rehabilitation, Tim is back to enjoying life to the fullest, with his family by his side.Read Tim's Story

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