Heart & vascular center of excellence in the greater Chicago area

It's care close to home from a trusted national leader in heart and vascular services. Our experienced specialists work together to provide you with coordinated care. We perform more than 20,000 heart procedures every year with exceptional outcomes.

Cardiovascular conditions

With more than 350 heart specialists, we can treat all types of heart and vascular conditions. Count on us to care for you whether you have heart rhythm conditions, inherited heart diseases or vascular disease.

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Put your heart to the test

Living well starts with a healthy heart. Our 15-minute heart scan is a simple test that reveals your risk of heart disease and helps prevent heart attacks.

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What you'll find at the Advocate Heart Institute

The latest innovations in care

Our specialists are up to date on the latest advances in heart and vascular care. We're nationally recognized for our research and innovations, so you'll find treatment for every condition.

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Second opinions from our specialists

Find peace of mind knowing you have the correct diagnosis with a second opinion from our cardiologists. Our team can review your diagnosis and tests and help you decide on the right treatment plan.

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Preventive care for better cardiovascular health

We do more than just treat heart problems after they occur. At the Advocate Heart Institute we also want to help you manage your health to prevent heart problems. With regular screenings and lifestyle changes you can reduce your risk of heart disease.

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Heart care at every age

Heart disease can affect you at any age. Young Hearts for Life provides free screenings to prevent sudden cardiac death in teens and young adults. Advocate Children's Hospital provides world-class care for newborns, children and teens, as well as children born with congenital heart conditions.

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A team of specialists here for you

We're here for every step of your journey to better cardiovascular health. Interconnected care at Advocate Heart Institute ensures you have access to resources and tools to live well. From your first appointment or visit until you get home, our team ensures you receive high-quality care.

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Convenient heart care centers

At our heart care centers, we treat many heart conditions with minimally invasive techniques. We also use advanced technology for devices that support heart function including ventricular assist devices, pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators.

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