We are helping develop new treatments and finding ways to improve patient care.
As an academic health institution, and a National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded center, we are at the forefront of developing cutting-edge research, and our patients have access to the latest clinical trials.
The WVU Heart and Vascular Institute is a leader in cardiovascular care and research in West Virginia. Our patients have access to the most current procedures and treatments. The experts at the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute conduct ongoing heart and vascular clinical trials and research studies.
Find out how innovation and research at The WVU Heart & Vascular Institute enabled Austin to return to the dance floor in a few weeks instead of a few months.
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute surgeons perform the first completely robotic-assisted aortic valve replacement, mitral valve repair, and surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation.
Get peace-of-mind. We welcome second opinion appointments to review cases and proposed treatment plans.
Academics & Fellowship Programs
Learn more about the WVU School of Medicine Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery.