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If you're experiencing chest pain and/or shortness of breath, call 9‑1‑1 immediately.


In treating heart attacks, every minute matters. The team at Jefferson Health is highly trained in responding rapidly and effectively to those who come to us experiencing heart attack or heart failure. In fact, according to the Pennsylvania Health Care Quality Alliance, our care exceeds state benchmarks for treating heart attack cases.

Conditions we treat

Jefferson Health cardiovascular specialists offer the most up-to-date treatment for these and many other complex conditions that may lead to cardiac disorders and heart failure:

  • Arrhythmia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial fibrillation (AFib)
  • Atrial septal defect
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Chest pain
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Heart attack
  • Heart failure
  • Heart murmurs
  • Mitral valve prolapse
  • Pericarditis/myocarditis
  • Peripheral vascular disease (PVD)
  • Rheumatic heart disease
  • Women’s heart health

Know your risk for heart disease.

We’re here to help you manage your cardiovascular health — from preventive care to more critical or life-threatening situations. Learn more by contacting us through our online form, or call us at 215-750-6777 to arrange a physician referral.

Heart disease and vascular disease prevention and treatment form the foundation of care provided by Jefferson Health cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons.