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INNOVATION FOR YOUR HEART HEALTH

Anyone can say they provide high-quality care, but when it comes to your heart health, innovation, relentlessness, and national recognition prove that excellent care happens at UMass Memorial Health. 

We demand excellence in everything we do. Here’s the proof.

Leading physicians    Pioneering advancements    State-of-the-art facilities 

  • Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as high performing in cardiac bypass surgery, aortic valve surgery and heart failure
  • Awarded three stars (highest designation) from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons for cardiac surgery:
    • Coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG)
    • Aortic valve replacement surgery (AVR)
  • First hospital in the U.S. to perform an aneurysm repair with a new technology that uses fiber optic cable imaging instead of X-ray radiation, thus reducing radiation exposure
  • Named to Healthgrades Best Hospitals list for cardiac surgery, cardiac care and coronary intervention
  • One of 10 hospitals in the U.S. with access to custom manufactured fenestrated endovascular grafts for the minimally invasive treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms
  • Region’s most comprehensive atrial fibrillation treatment program
  • First hospital in Central New England to implant a miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor to reduce hospital admissions due to heart failure
  • One of only a few hospitals in Massachusetts offering Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair for patients with symptoms of mitral regurgitation
  • Only hospital in Central New England offering a breakthrough non-drug option to reduce stroke in atrial fibrillation patients
  • One of just a few hospitals in Massachusetts to perform Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation for patients with severe aortic stenosis
  • Recipient of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines Gold Achievement Award for treating atrial fibrillation
  • Exceeds national benchmarks when it comes to treating heart attack patients (the length of time from when a heart attack patient enters our Emergency Department to when their blocked artery is opened in our cardiac catheterization lab)