Advanced Heart Care
Your heart is one of the most intricate – and important – muscles in your body. That's why we put our whole heart into providing you with the best cardiovascular care.
We’re constantly developing new ways to beat cardiovascular disease, whether it’s bringing cutting-edge surgery techniques to the Tampa Bay area or conducting cardiac treatment research that leads to new treatments for even the highest risk cases. As our patient, you’ll benefit from some of the most sophisticated services available, including advanced surgery, heart transplants, and vascular disease programs, as well as lightning-fast heart attack and stroke care.
Count on our expert cardiac research team to develop many of the newest, most effective treatments and cures. Count on our caregivers to deliver them with heart.
Raising the Bar for Cardiovascular Care
- Decades of Surgical Excellence
For the past 20 years, our expert cardiac team has worked together to reimagine what’s possible with heart surgery. We are consistently among the first hospitals in the country to perform revolutionary procedures like the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) and the AngioVac Procedure, helping more people with chronic and high-risk conditions. Trust that your care is in exceptionally skilled hands. Since our founding, our cardiac team has performed more than 76,000 angioplasty procedures and 11,000 open heart surgeries.
- Firsts in Tampa Bay and Beyond
The AdventHealth Pepin Heart Institute developed Tampa Bay’s first accredited Chest Pain Emergency Room, allowing us to deliver the fastest and most complete care in emergency situations. We’re also continually rolling out new life-saving treatments long before they’re available in other hospitals thanks to the cardiac treatment research programs at our Dr. Kiran C. Patel Research Institute. We’re not just shaping the future of heart care in Tampa Bay; our research helps save lives around the world.
- Awards and Accolades
Our excellence in cardiovascular care has garnered multiple accreditations and awards from organizations including:
- American Heart Association – Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement
- American Heart Association – STEMI Gold Plus Receiving Center Performance Achievement
- Larry King Cardiac Foundation – Heart of the Community Award
- Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care – Accredited Chest Pain Emergency Room
- The Joint Commission – Advanced Certification in Heart Failure