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Heart Services at Banner - University Medical Center Tucson

Great Heart Care is Here

If you have or are at risk of a heart-related issue, we’ll use the latest techniques to quickly diagnose your heart or vascular condition. We treat conditions from common to complex, such as:

  • Adult congenital heart disease
  • Heart attack
  • Heart failure
  • Rhythm disorders including atrial fibrillation and ARVC/D (learn how we partner with the University of Arizona on this condition)
  • Valve problem
  • Vascular heart disease

What treatment options are available?

In addition to traditional open-heart surgery, we offer many specialized treatments and programs. We’re also researching and creating advanced treatment options with the goal of ending heart disease through our partnership with the Sarver Heart Center. Some of the treatment options we offer include:

  • Heart and lung rehabilitation
  • Heart valve replacement
  • Heart transplant and support devices
  • Left ventricular assist device (LVAD) implant
  • Long Live Program at the Pivirotto Health and Wellness Center
  • Mitral valve repair
  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)

We also work with the Native American population through our Native American Cardiology and Medical Service Program, where we provide inpatient care and discharge planning, translation services and outreach clinics.

When living with a heart condition, you need a team on your side to provide reassurance and advice. We understand this. The specialists at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson work to tailor a treatment just for you. We're also here to answer your questions and listen to your concerns.

Academic Medicine Difference

The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.