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Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute is transforming the delivery of care with only one goal in mind - better outcomes for everyone. (2:49)
Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, part of Carolinas HealthCare System, has more than half a century of expertise treating cardiovascular disease. Our Atrial Fibrillation Center is the region’s first multidisciplinary care model designed to connect patients with all stages of atrial fibrillation (AF) with the best options for treatment. Our team of specialists combines the expertise of clinical cardiac electrophysiologists, thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons and advanced care practitioners to coordinate efficient, high quality care.
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Why Choose Carolinas HealthCare System?
Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) is home to Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute and a network of heart specialists who have provided world-class heart care in North and South Carolina for more than half a century.
What sets us apart: Our peers consistently recognize us at the top of the nation for heart care.
First in the World to Implant Innovative In-Human Stent Graft
Carolinas HealthCare System’s Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute recently became the first in the world to implant a branched stent graft specifically designed for branch vessel repair of thoracic aortic aneurysms. The new treatment provides an important alternative to open-chest operations and should be able to reduce certain complications. It’s another example of Carolinas HealthCare System’s commitment to one team working together to define the future.
Advanced Technologies for Heart Care and Treatment
Carolinas Healthcare System offers cutting-edge treatments for cardiovascular care, including advanced imaging and minimally invasive approaches. See the video below to learn more about a revolutionary new form of valve replacement surgery.
Expansive, Established Heart Care Network
Our physicians work in cross-specialty teams to provide comprehensive cardiac care. No matter what your condition, the right cardiac specialists from our team will evaluate and treat you.
More than 90 cardiac physicians caring for every heart specialty
More than 25 heart care locations throughout the Carolinas
More than 50 years of regional comprehensive heart care
Meet Dr. Charles Bridges, chair of the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.
Learn more about Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, the region's most comprehensive heart and vascular program.