Heart - Vascular - Stroke
Cardiovascular diseases are the number one killer of Americans, claiming more lives than all forms of cancer combined. Each year, more than 787,000 people in the U.S. die from heart disease, stroke, high blood pressure and other cardiovascular diseases.
At University of Miami Hospital, patients suffering from cardiovascular diseases of all types will find world-class, multidisciplinary care delivered by the region’s leading specialists using the most advanced technology and the very latest research from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
The Hospital’s Stroke Program is dedicated to accurate diagnosis and timely treatment, and to improving the overall quality of life for stroke patients. Stroke prevention is also emphasized through the integration of lifestyle changes and medication management.