The Magee-Womens Heart Program — part of the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute — provides complete diagnostics, assessments, and treatment of heart disease in women.
We recognize that women have different risks, lifestyle factors, and biology than men. This means we tailor our prevention and treatment plans based on a woman's distinct needs.
Heart disease is the number one killer of women in the U.S.
It has been under-diagnosed and misdiagnosed in women for years.
At UPMC Magee-Women's Heart Program, our goals are to:
Our Women's Heart Program team works collaboratively with many physicians within and outside of our network to provide high quality care for women. The specialists that we most commonly work with are below, but we are happy to work with any providers who also care for you.
Hear from our program experts in the following interviews and articles.
The Magee-Womens Heart Program offers innovative assessments, testing, and treatment to meet each woman's unique needs.
We take care of women for all types of reasons.
Traditional risk factors for heart disease in women include:
Non-traditional risk factors in women include:
Heart disease symptoms in women include:
We also help women manage peri- and post-menopausal symptoms and discuss the pros and cons of hormone use.
Heart problems we treat include:
We offer pre-conception counseling and postpartum care for pregnant women who may have:
When we see you, we may use an array of tests to further diagnose or treat you.
Our Women's Heart Program team works with many doctors in and out of our network to provide high-quality care for women.
Specialists we most commonly work with are below, but we're happy to work with any other doctors who care for you.
We also work with other heart specialists, such as:
Through the Magee-Women's Heart program:
The Magee-Womens Heart Program operates at the following locations throughout western Pennsylvania.
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
300 Halket St., Suite 5102
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
400 Oxford Dr., Suite 75
Monroeville, PA 15146
UPMC Passavant - Cranberry
3 St. Francis Way, Suite 202
Cranberry Twp., PA 16066
1211 Wilmington Ave.
New Castle, PA 16105
UPMC Outpatient Center - West Mifflin
275 Clairton Blvd, Suite 300C
West Mifflin, PA 15236
To schedule an initial heart screening, call 1-855-876-2484.
To refer a patient, call UPMC's 24-hour physician referral service at: 1-800-544-2500 or 412-647-7000.