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Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at Valley West Hospital

In Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital

Overview

At Northwestern Medicine Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, we’ve invested in groundbreaking clinical services to deliver outstanding, comprehensive heart and vascular care. Our goal is to achieve superior results for all our patients and to improve their overall quality of life. By placing an emphasis on listening to our patients’ needs, Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute has become a destination for those requiring highly specialized cardiovascular care or seeking a cardiovascular second opinion.

The expansion of the nationally ranked Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute to Greater DeKalb County allows Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital to be a destination for patients seeking superior cardiovascular care who wish to have their care closer to where they live and work. Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at Valley West Hospital offers the unique blend of academic medicine and clinical research in a community hospital setting.

Referring Physicians

Open communication and cooperation with referring physicians are critical components of achieving high-quality care and minimizing the challenges that come with treating cardiovascular conditions. For physician-to-physician consultation regarding the best patient care, please contact Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at 815.748.5844.

Cardiovascular Clinical Trials

For information regarding cardiovascular clinical trials:

  • Clinical trials conducted at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital: visit Clinical Trials Unit of Northwestern, send an email or call 312.926.4000
  • Clinical trials conducted at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital: visit Northwestern Medicine Office of Research or call 630.933.6528

Valley West Hospital Information

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Why Choose Us

Northwestern Medicine facilities offer access to world-class patient care across the greater Chicagoland area and Northern Illinois. Anchored by Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the #1 hospital in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report, our clinical and administrative staff and medical and science faculty come together every day with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

With Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, we’re dedicated to consistently providing high-quality, cost-effective, patient-focused care. We seek to improve the health of the communities, individuals, family and friends we serve by delivering a broad range of services with leading medicine and compassion. Because what makes us better, makes you better.