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Cardiothoracic Surgery

Each year our cardiothoracic surgeons perform over 2,000 procedures, more than any program in Virginia. 

Adult Heart Surgery

Find individualized, expert care from top cardiac surgeons in the region. The UVA Heart & Vascular Center offers:

Pediatric Heart Surgery

Our pediatric and fetal heart programs offer elite and critical care for children with the most severe heart problems. The UVA Children’s Hospital is the region’s leading center at treating congenital heart disease.

And we’re the only place performing heart transplants for children in Virginia. 

Trust our cardiac surgeons with your child for:

  • Cardiopulmonary bypass
  • ECMO/LVAD support
  • Heart rhythm surgery
  • Norwood procedure
  • Pediatric heart transplant
Learn more about the expertise we can offer your child in need of heart surgery.

Thoracic Surgery

By using the most advanced technology, offering multidisciplinary treatment strategies and performing state-of the-art surgical procedures, we have established ourselves as leaders in thoracic surgery in the Southeast as well as nationally. Our specialties include:

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