A national leader in heart disease treatment, surgery and research.

As a patient or family member, there are many reasons to choose the Hartford HealthCare Heart and Vascular Institute. Whether you enter our system through one of our board-certified cardiologists in an outpatient setting, in an emergency by way of LIFE STAR helicopter, or at one of our seven hospitals, including a tertiary care level teaching hospital, we provide the coordinated, evidence-based care that you need to get back on your feet again.

Upcoming Live Webinars

Wednesday, May 08, 2024, 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Webinar: Hypertension and Stroke: The Silent Killers

In this FREE webinar, join of the Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute Lifestyle Medicine expert Brad Biskup, PA-C, to learn more [...]

Wednesday, Jun 12, 2024, 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Webinar: Living Longer: It's Not Just About Your Genes

In this FREE webinar, join of the Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute Lifestyle Medicine expert Brad Biskup, PA-C, to learn more [...]

Thursday, Sep 12, 2024, 5:00PM - 8:00PM

On Site: Ladies' Night Out! Join Us for Pinot & Prevention

Grab your friends and join us for a night of fun as we put the spotlight on heart disease prevention and empower women to put their own [...]


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Heart & Vascular Institute Conditions and Treatments

Conditions

 

Treatments

 

 
 
 

The William W. Backus Hospital received Stroke Specialty Excellence Awards from Healthgrades.
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Service Locations

A leader in the prevention and treatment of heart disease.

Conditions

It's not always easy to tell if you're having problems with blood vessels in your heart and your body. You can't feel plaque building up in your arteries. That's a scary thought for anyone concerned about high blood pressure or high cholesterol.

Departments & Services

A breakdown of some of the services at The Heart & Vascular Institute.

Programs & Classes

Take a class, attend an upcoming event or join a support group. Browse our calendar to view our ongoing classes and events.

News

See the latest news from the Heart and Vascular Institute.


Meet our Heart & Vascular Institute Team:

Name Specialties Location
Aitcheson, Elizabeth, MD, MPH, RPVI Aitcheson, Elizabeth, MD, MPH, RPVI
4.9 /5
135 surveys
860.522.4158
  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Hartford
  • Mystic
  • Norwich
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Arora, Sabeena, MD Arora, Sabeena, MD
4.9 /5
86 surveys
860.972.1212
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Hartford
  • Middletown
  • Norwich
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Atef, Amr Mohamed, MD Atef, Amr Mohamed, MD
4.9 /5
247 surveys
860.886.0023
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Norwich
Ayach, Mouhanad, MD, RPVI Ayach, Mouhanad, MD, RPVI
4.9 /5
114 surveys
860.223.0800
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Plainville
  • New Britain
  • Winsted
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Bhatt, Paras Satish, MD Bhatt, Paras Satish, MD
4.9 /5
138 surveys
860.889.9180
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
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  • Norwich
  • Branford
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Brennan, Paige James, MD Brennan, Paige James, MD
4.9 /5
228 surveys
860.886.0023
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
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  • Norwich
  • Mystic
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Casey, David Madigan, MD, FACC Casey, David Madigan, MD, FACC
4.9 /5
333 surveys
860.886.0023
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Norwich
  • Mystic
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Chokshi, Moulin Y., MD Chokshi, Moulin Y., MD
4.9 /5
117 surveys
203.678.1050
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
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  • Bloomfield
  • Enfield
  • New Britain
  • Wallingford
  • West Hartford
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Clancy, Jude Francis, MD, FHRS Clancy, Jude Francis, MD, FHRS
4.9 /5
115 surveys
203.678.1050
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
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  • Middletown
  • Old Lyme
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Decena, Katharine T., MD Decena, Katharine T., MD
4.8 /5
248 surveys
860.886.0023
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Echocardiography
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  • Norwich
Fiengo, Mark Nicholas, DO, FACC, FSCAI Fiengo, Mark Nicholas, DO, FACC, FSCAI
4.9 /5
315 surveys
860.886.0023
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Norwich
  • Old Lyme
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Fucci, Michael, DO, FACC Fucci, Michael, DO, FACC
4.8 /5
152 surveys
860.886.0023
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Norwich
  • Plainfield
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Gifford, Edward D., MD, FSVS, FACS, RPVI Gifford, Edward D., MD, FSVS, FACS, RPVI
4.9 /5
105 surveys
860.522.4158
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
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  • Hartford
  • Mystic
  • Norwich
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Glotzer, Owen, MD Glotzer, Owen, MD
4.7 /5
98 surveys
860.522.4158
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Hartford
  • Mystic
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Godfrey, Mark Spencer, MD Godfrey, Mark Spencer, MD
4.8 /5
116 surveys
860.696.4306
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Thoracic Surgery
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  • Hartford
Gowd, Pampana, MD 860.456.2898
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Willimantic
Jain, Akhilesh Kumar, MD, FACS, RPVI Jain, Akhilesh Kumar, MD, FACS, RPVI
4.9 /5
110 surveys
860.522.4158
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Hartford
  • Norwich
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Joshi, Saurabh, MD, FACC, FSCAI Joshi, Saurabh, MD, FACC, FSCAI 860.524.3081
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Hartford
Kalinchak, Jillian M., APRN Kalinchak, Jillian M., APRN
5.0 /5
190 surveys
860.889.9180
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Norwich
  • Branford
  • Cheshire
  • Wallingford
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Kegel, Jeffrey Glen, MD, FACC, FACP Kegel, Jeffrey Glen, MD, FACC, FACP
4.8 /5
212 surveys
860.456.2898
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Willimantic
Li, Ting, MD, PhD, FACC Li, Ting, MD, PhD, FACC
4.8 /5
206 surveys
860.886.0023
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Norwich
  • Mystic
  • Plainfield
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Mirecki, Francis Joseph, MD, FACC Mirecki, Francis Joseph, MD, FACC
4.9 /5
150 surveys
860.434.4975
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Old Lyme
  • Norwich
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Niedelman, Adam Fredric, MD, FACC, RPVI Niedelman, Adam Fredric, MD, FACC, RPVI
4.9 /5
394 surveys
860.886.0023
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Norwich
  • Plainfield
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Pawar, Sumeet Sanjeev, MD Pawar, Sumeet Sanjeev, MD
4.9 /5
261 surveys
860.572.5400
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Mystic
  • Old Lyme
  • Westerly
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Radojevic, Joseph Anthony, MD Radojevic, Joseph Anthony, MD 860.972.1212
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Hartford
Richards, Kyle A., MD, FACC, FASNC, RPVI Richards, Kyle A., MD, FACC, FASNC, RPVI 860.886.0023
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Norwich
Scatola, Andrew, MD Scatola, Andrew, MD
4.9 /5
52 surveys
860.972.1212
  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Hartford
  • Bloomfield
  • Hartford
  • Winsted
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Shah, Parth S., MD, MPH, FACS Shah, Parth S., MD, MPH, FACS
5.0 /5
145 surveys
860.223.0800
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
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  • Plainville
  • New Britain
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Thompson, Craig Alan, MD Thompson, Craig Alan, MD 860.524.3081
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Endovascular Medicine
  • Vascular Medicine
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  • Hartford
Whang, Brian B., MD, FACS Whang, Brian B., MD, FACS
4.9 /5
64 surveys
475.210.5780
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Bridgeport
Worth, Jennifer, MD, MBA, FACS Worth, Jennifer, MD, MBA, FACS
4.8 /5
92 surveys
860.886.4330
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Norwich
  • Waterford
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