Fletcher Allen, a Vermont university hospital and medical center, serves all of
Vermont and the northern New York region. Located in Burlington, Fletcher Allen is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont.
Heart and Vascular Specialties
An abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) occurs when a weakened area of the abdominal aorta (the largest artery in the abdomen) expands or bulges.
Aortic stenosis, also known as aortic valve stenosis, is the narrowing of the heart’s aortic valve.
Arrhythmias occur when the electrical impulses in your heart aren’t working properly, causing your heart to beat too fast, too slow or irregularly.
Atrial fibrillation is one of the most common types of heart rhythm disorder (arrhythmia), affecting more than 2 million people nationwide.
When it comes to your heart, you want to know that you are receiving the best care possible.
Cardiac Imaging and Stress Testing in Burlington, VTFletcher Allen offers state-of-the-art equipment, knowledgeable cardiologists and radiologists, and highly-qualified staff to diagnose various heart conditions using cardiac imaging and stress testing.
If you have a heart condition, underwent a heart procedure, or had a heart attack, chances are your doctor will recommend cardiac rehabilitation.
Welcome to University of Vermont Medical Group Cardiology at Fletcher Allen, a cardiac physician group dedicated to excellence in clinical care, research, and academic training for over 50 years.
Cardiomyopathy is a condition that weakens and enlarges your heart muscle, making it harder for your heart to pump blood and deliver it to the rest of your body.
Carotid artery disease, also known as carotid occlusive disease or carotid stenosis, occurs when the major arteries in the neck become narrowed or blocked due to fatty build-up or plaques.
Chest pain can be many different types; some describe it as sharp, dull, crushing or even burning.
With the advent of sophisticated diagnostic imaging, advanced medical therapy, catheter-based interventional procedures, and innovative surgery, more than 90 percent of infants born with congenital heart disease now survive well into adulthood.
Genetic disorders can affect the heart or circulatory system.
Fletcher Allen is a leader in cardiac care. If you or a loved one is having a heart attack, every second counts, and you want to be sure you are in the care of skilled hands. Fletcher Allen outcomes rank among the top hospitals in the country.
Fletcher Allen's internationally known heart failure experts bring new and innovative therapies to patients and families every day.
Heart Valve Disease (Valvular heart disease) is a disorder that occurs when your heart valves don’t work properly.
Ischemic heart disease refers to conditions in which the heart muscle is damaged or works inefficiently because of inadequate blood flow to the heart.
Lower extremity peripheral vascular disease, also known as peripheral vascular disease (PVD), results from blockages in the arteries that restrict blood flow to your limbs.
The Preventive Cardiology Program includes procedures and treatments related to the primary and secondary prevention of coronary heart disease.
Pulmonary hypertension is high blood pressure in the blood vessels of the lung.
Regional Partnership Works to Save LivesFletcher Allen has developed a regional network to provide advanced care for patients who have suffered a severe heart attack known as an ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).
TAVR - A New Minimally Invasive Heart Treatment at Fletcher AllenFletcher Allen offers a new FDA approved, heart surgery treatment called Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement system (TAVR).
A thoracic aortic aneurysm happens when a weak area in the upper part of the aorta expands or bulges.
Varicose veins are enlarged, twisted blue or purple veins.
Atherosclerosis, the process that culminates in a heart attack, is the focus of this discipline.
Vascular Surgery at Fletcher Allen is a surgical specialty dedicated to the treatment of patients with diseases affecting the arteries and veins of the circulatory system.
Heart disease – also called cardiovascular disease – refers to conditions that involve narrowed or blocked blood vessels that can lead to a heart attack, chest pain or stroke.