Our approach to cardiovascular care
At Northwestern Medicine, we’ve invested in groundbreaking services to deliver outstanding, comprehensive heart and vascular care. Our goal is to achieve superior results for all of our patients and to improve their overall quality of life. By placing an emphasis on listening to our patients’ needs, Northwestern Medicine has become a destination for those requiring highly specialized cardiovascular care.
Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute is consistently recognized as one of the elite programs in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report and additional leading industry experts—a reflection of the heart and vascular services we offer and the results we obtain for our patients, their families and the region we serve. And while this external recognition is important, it is what we do for our patients every day that makes us most proud.
Six niche centers within Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute offer patient focused, specialized care, making Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute a leading destination for both initial diagnoses and second opinions. These niche programs include physicians, nurses and a range of multidisciplinary specialists working with patients to navigate the complex healthcare system, ensuring continuity of care and a seamless shift from inpatient to outpatient services and ultimately home.
Our goal at the Northwestern Medicine Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute is to achieve superior results for all of our patients and to help them return to normal activities while improving their overall quality of life.
Center For Heart Valve Disease
The Northwestern Medicine Center for Heart Valve Disease uses an integrated approach to diagnose and treat conditions affecting heart valves.