Mount Sinai Heart
At The Mount Sinai Hospital, we believe you deserve nothing less than the very best in cardiovascular care. That’s why Mount Sinai Heart has assembled a team of superb cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, and specially-trained nursing staff, who are skilled in providing the newest available diagnostics and treatments. Under the accomplished leadership of Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, Director of Mount Sinai Heart and Physician-in-Chief of The Mount Sinai Hospital, our heart doctors have the expertise to personalize the right treatment plan for you, whether you’re struck with a medical emergency like a heart attack or you’re dealing with an ongoing issue such as arrhythmia.
"Mount Sinai Heart: Where You’re the Heart of the Matter”
Ranked 6th in the nation for Cardiology & Heart Surgery by U.S. News & World Report in 2021-22, Mount Sinai Heart at The Mount Sinai Hospital is home to a team of board certified cardiologists and cardiac surgeons offering science-based treatments for a full range of cardiovascular conditions, from routine care such as coronary artery disease, hypertension management and prevention, to more involved services, including care for:
- Aortic diseases
- Cardiovascular genetics
- Heart failure
- Heart imaging
- Heart rhythm disorders
- Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
- Pediatric and congenital heart disease
- Cardiac rehabilitation
- Structural heart disease
- Valvular heart disease
Because we believe our patients’ convenience is a priority, our Lauder Family Cardiovascular Center combines a full range of outpatient services under one roof, making it easy for you to get the care you need from a welcoming staff of experts.
Mount Sinai Heart at The Mount Sinai Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Comprehensive Cardiac Center (CCC) Certification for a second time. The certification is a symbol of comprehensive excellence in cardiac care.
Mount Sinai Heart at The Mount Sinai Hospital is also home to one of the most successful heart surgery centers in the world. Under the leadership of David Adams, MD, Cardiac Surgeon-in-Chief of the Mount Sinai Health System and the Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Professor and Chairman of the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, our cardiac surgeons are widely known for providing outstanding cardiac care. Through our unparalleled commitment to safety, quality, and patient satisfaction, cardiac surgery at The Mount Sinai Hospital is daily changing the lives of patients and families, national and internationally.
Key service areas in cardiovascular surgery include:
- Mitral valve repair
- Reoperative cardiac surgery
- Heart transplant
- Coronary artery bypass grafting, including total arterial revascularization
- Treatment of aortic aneurysms
Specialized care for mitral valve disease is provided by the Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center, which offers one of the highest percentages of successful valve repair in the world.
Our home within the Mount Sinai Health System also allows us to coordinate care with a range of exceptional specialists who can address other health issues you may have, such as neurologists who are experts in stroke, pulmonologists who are skilled in treating pulmonary hypertension, and oncologists who work with us to manage the cardiac effects of chemotherapy.
In addition to patient care, we are heavily involved in research and clinical trials with the goal of better understanding cardiovascular disorders and designing new ways to treat them. By drawing on this combination of innovative research and clinical skill, Mount Sinai Heart at The Mount Sinai Hospital is able to provide the customized care you need to get back to the activities that matter most to you.