About Our Heart Care
The University of Kansas Health System provides advanced heart care for people in Kansas City living with heart disease. From the latest minimally invasive treatments to complex heart surgery, our cardiology specialists excel in all areas of heart care. Here, you can rest assured knowing you have access to the most modern, innovative services available from an expert team committed to your health and recovery.
Our heart care specialists and staff provide courteous, continuous care from the moment you walk through our doors – from your first appointment to your follow-up visits. To make an appointment with a cardiologist, call 913-588-1227. You can also request your appointment online. The University of Kansas Health System provides innovative treatments for people with heart disease in the Kansas City region and surrounding areas.
Who we are
The University of Kansas Health System is an academic medical center. That means our hospital is at the forefront of breakthrough research that leads to the treatments of tomorrow. We care for the most critically ill patients – including those who have been turned away by other hospitals – and yet our outcomes are consistently better than the national average. Our ability to save more lives and emphasis on patient-centered care has made us a destination hospital for people seeking advanced heart care in Kansas City and throughout the region.
Focused on you
Heart disease is a chronic illness that must be managed for a lifetime, and The University of Kansas Health System is here for you. Our commitment to caring for you from diagnosis through recovery is reflected by our thoughtfully developed menu of heart care services. From risk reduction to integrative medicine to cardiac rehabilitation, our hospital provides everything you need to succeed. It's a long road, but we have comprehensive programs in place to support you every step of the way.
Known for innovation
Because we are an academic medical center, we are able to provide the most advanced, innovative care for heart disease in Kansas City – often before it's available elsewhere. Our heart care services include all of today's most current treatments and technologies for conditions such as:
- Advanced heart failure
- Congenital heart disease
- Heart rhythm disorders
- Heart valve disorders
- Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
- Vascular disease
- Women's heart health
Many of the latest heart disease treatments are available through clinical trials. Clinical trials are an excellent option for people who may not benefit from standard treatment. Learn more about the clinical trials available at The University of Kansas Health System.
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Learn more about our heart care services and how The University of Kansas Health System is elevating heart care in Kansas City.