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What services are provided at Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute?

Northwestern Medicine Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute is a nationally recognized destination for those requiring highly specialized cardiovascular care. Our cardiovascular physicians and staff are committed to providing outstanding, comprehensive care for the cardiac and vascular patient.

In 2019-20, U.S. News & World Report named the cardiovascular program at Northwestern Memorial Hospital a top ten Cardiology and Heart Surgery program in the United States—a reflection of the leading-edge cardiac and vascular services we offer and the results we obtain for our patients, their families and the region we serve.


Cardiovascular clinical centers

Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute is comprised of six clinical centers:

Cardiovascular clinical programs

What sets us apart is that we continue to evolve and create niche clinical programs for patients with complex disorders such as those with:

Cardiovascular clinical research

Researchers at Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute conduct clinical research trials on all aspects of heart and vascular disease. The following locations within Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute are currently conducting clinical trials and recruiting volunteers:

Meet the Teams

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.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Top 10 in the nation in Cardiology & Heart Surgery (7th)

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On a Relentless Pursuit of Better Heart Care

Northwestern Medicine offers world-class cardiology and heart surgery expertise throughout Chicagoland, helping you get back to you.

Looking for a Cardiovascular Second Opinion?

It is important to know your treatment options and to have confidence in your physician. A second opinion can help you make smart treatment decisions.

Cardiovascular Clinical Resources

Additional programs are available to help you with your cardiovascular diagnosis.

For the Cardiovascular Professional

Learn more about CME, grand rounds and fellowship opportunities offered through the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute.

Cardiac Rehabilitation

See how cardiac rehabilitation can help people who have cardiovascular disease ease their symptoms.

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