Where you receive care for your heart or vascular disease can make all the difference. You have a better chance of achieving the best results when you’re treated by a team of top specialists who are experienced in the latest advances. For more than 50 years, the cardiologists and cardiac experts at Carolinas HealthCare System’s Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute have delivered life-saving care for every kind of heart condition.

At Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, you’ll find:

  • Complete heart care. From treating heart disease to heart failure, valve disease to heart rhythm disorders, more than 100 physicians are available to treat you with the expertise you need.
  • The region's only heart transplant center . Our nationally ranked outcomes mean we’re doing all we can to give you a better quality of life after transplant. And while you wait for a new heart, we’re the only regional center to offer surgically implanted pumps, including left ventricular assist devices (LVAD) and the total artificial heart.
  • The region's only center for minimally invasive heart bypass.  We’re not only experts at this next-generation technique – one of our surgeons invented it. So you get less pain, fewer complications and a quicker recovery.
  • Faster response times. We treat heart attacks 13 minutes faster than the national median. That 13 minutes could save your life.
  • Locations close to home. With more than 20 locations across the Carolinas, we offer world-class care that’s near you and your family.
  • Innovation at our core. Groundbreaking clinical research. 24/7 remote monitoring technology. Advanced endovascular solutions. Virtual care. At Sanger, we embrace the leading-edge to give you even more treatment options.
  • Long-term support. Engaging education programs and support groups help you lower your risk for heart disease or prevent further complications.

To find a Sanger cardiologist or location, or to learn more, call 704-512-5712.

Specialized Care for Every Heart Condition

No matter your cardiovascular condition, you can expect expert, high-quality care from your team of specialists at Sanger. We offer comprehensive treatment across the full spectrum of heart and vascular conditions, including:

Heart Surgery From the Best in the Region

Some of the world’s most renowned surgeons operate at Sanger – pioneers who not only perform the most complex procedures but who also developed the techniques and tools behind these surgeries. Nothing surprises our surgeons because we have operated on all kinds of patients – with results that top national standards.

From conventional options to minimally invasive procedures, we offer virtually every type of cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery for adults, including:

Cardiology Expertise That Crosses Disciplines

Heart and vascular diseases are complex, sometimes affecting many parts of the body. For integrated treatment and follow-up care, our cardiologists and cardiac surgeons will work hand in hand with other Carolinas HealthCare System specialists to deliver a positive outcome.

Get Connected With Heart Support Groups

When you and your family become better informed about your heart disease, you can improve your health and wellness. Get the answers you need and feel more connected when you join one of our support groups. Available for people of all ages with heart disease and their families, these groups are offered in the greater Charlotte area.

For more information about our support groups, please call 877-999-7484.

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Heart Care Locations

Get world-class care close to home at more than 20 locations throughout North Carolina and South Carolina.

Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute

Albemarle
307 Yadkin St.
Albemarle, NC 28001
Phone: 704-403-6180
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Ballantyne Pediatric Cardiology
14214 Ballantyne Lake Road
Charlotte, NC 28277
Phone: 704-373-1813
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Boone Pediatric Cardiology
579 Greenway Road, Suite 200
Boone, NC 28607
Phone: 704-381-3970
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Charlotte
1001 Blythe Blvd., Suite 300
Charlotte, NC 28203
Phone: 704-373-0212
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Charlotte Pediatric Cardiology
1001 Blythe Blvd., Suite 200D
Charlotte, NC 28203
Phone: 704-373-1813
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Concord
100 Medical Park Drive, Suite 210
Concord, NC 28025
Phone: 704-403-6100
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Concord Pediatric Cardiology
100 Medical Park Drive, Suite 310
Concord, NC 28025
Phone: 704-403-2860
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Davidson Pediatric Cardiology
705 Griffith St., Suite 100
Davidson, NC 28036
Phone: 704-403-2860
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Gastonia
2550 Court Drive, Suite 202
Gastonia, NC 28054
Phone: 704-446-8110
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Hickory Pediatric Cardiology
1781 Tate Blvd., Suite 203
Hickory, NC 28602
Phone: 704-381-3970
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Huntersville
16455 Statesville Road, Suite 490
Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone: 704-863-1950
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Lake Norman
134 Medical Park Road, Suite 111
Mooresville, NC 28117
Phone: 704-801-9100
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Lincolnton
441 McAlister Road, Suite 200
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Phone: 980-212-6300
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Mercy
2001 Vail Avenue, Suite 340
Charlotte, NC 28205
Phone: 704-304-1110
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Mint Hill
11304 Hawthorne Drive, Suite 115
Mint Hill, NC 28227
Phone: 704-863-1950
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Monroe
1550 Faulk St., Suite 3300
Monroe, NC 28112
Phone: 704-667-3410
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Monroe Pediatric Cardiology
1550 Faulk St., Suite 3100
Monroe, NC 28112
Phone: 704-373-1813
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Pineville
10650 Park Road, Suite 220
Charlotte, NC 28210
Phone: 704-667-3840
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Pineville Pediatric Cardiology
10650 Park Road, Suite 220
Charlotte, NC 28210
Phone: 704-667-3840
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Rock Hill
1656 Riverchase Blvd., Suite 2500
Rock Hill, SC 29732
Phone: 803-327-3456
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Rock Hill Pediatric Cardiology
1656 Riverchase Blvd., Suite 2500
Rock Hill, SC 29732
Phone: 704-373-1813
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Rutherfordton
290 N. Main St.
Rutherfordton, NC 28139
Phone: 828-286-2376
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Salisbury
340 Jake Alexander Blvd., Suite 105
Salisbury, NC 28147
Phone: 704-403-6100
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Salisbury Pediatric Cardiology
129 Woodson St.
Salisbury, NC 28144
Phone: 704-403-2860
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Shelby
111 W. Grover St.
Shelby, NC 28150
Phone: 704-482-1006
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Shelby Pediatric Cardiology
709 N. DeKalb St.
Shelby, NC 28150
Phone: 704-373-1813
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University
101 East W.T. Harris Blvd.Bldg 1000, Suite 1213
Charlotte, NC 28262
Phone: 704--863-1950
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Reduce Your Risk of Heart Disease

How can you keep your heart healthy? By taking control of many factors that influence heart health. You can reduce your risk of developing heart disease, or, if you have heart disease, prevent further complications. Learn how to better manage your condition.

For Providers

Refer a Patient for Cardiovascular Care

When you refer a patient to Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, you play a critical role in their treatment plan. We keep you involved and up-to-date on your patients until they can be transitioned back to your care. To learn more about our leading outcomes and the advanced treatments available to your patients, visit our dedicated page for providers.

Contact us to make a referral for cardiovascular care:
General referrals or questions: 877-999-7484
Heart transplant, heart failure and mechanical circulatory support referrals: 704-355-6649 or 800-562-5752 – or learn more online.

Cardiovascular Research on the Cutting Edge

Clinical research is the first step to breakthroughs in heart care. Sanger physicians actively participate in trials to bring you the most innovative cardiovascular treatment options in the region.

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