Heart Failure

Heart failure occurs when muscles in the heart progressively weaken and enlarge. As the region’s largest heart institute, Lehigh Valley Heart Institute offers patients with heart failure more treatment options and the region’s largest team of cardiologists with board-certification in advanced heart failure.

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Advanced Heart Failure/Mechanical Circulatory Support Program

Heart failure makes it hard for your heart to pump blood. Lehigh Valley Heart Institute has the region’s largest team of board-certified heart failure specialists. We offer the latest heart support devices and provide care for patients with complex heart disease problems.

Cardiac Arrest Management

Cardiac arrest occurs suddenly and often without warning and is NOT the same as a heart attack. The care team at Lehigh Valley Health Network is skilled at rapid and effective interventions if you are suffering from cardiac arrest.

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Lehigh Valley Health Network's (LVHN) customized, state-of-the-art cardiac rehabilitation program supports patients of Lehigh Valley Heart Institute in the next phase of recovery.

Cardio-Oncology

Cancer treatments can cause heart problems, such as arrhythmias and heart failure. At Lehigh Valley Heart Institute our cardiologists work with your oncologist to minimize and prevent heart problems. Our Cardio-Oncology Program helps your heart stay strong during and after your journey with cancer.

Comprehensive Heart Rhythm Management Program for Arrhythmias

Heart rhythm problems, or arrhythmias, are caused by electrical issues in the heart. Your heart may beat too fast, too slow or erratically. At the Lehigh Valley Heart Institute, our heart rhythm experts use advanced heart mapping systems and the latest treatments, like Micra™, the world's smallest pacemaker, to get your heart back in sync.

Heart Imaging

Lehigh Valley Heart Institute makes it easy for you to get the heart tests you need for a fast and accurate diagnosis. We offer heart imaging services at our hospitals, health centers and doctors’ offices located throughout the Lehigh Valley.

Heart Institute Support Services

We understand that it can be stressful to undergo testing and treatments for a heart problem. At Lehigh Valley Heart Institute, our support services team offers the help you need – from financial assistance to support groups – so that you can focus on what really matters: getting well.

Sports Cardiology

Even the fittest athlete can have an undetected heart problem. Without diagnosis and treatment, certain conditions can be life-threatening. Lehigh Valley Heart Institute sports cardiologists expertly diagnose and treat heart disorders in recreational and competitive athletes.

Women's Heart Program

Women have unique heart disease risk factors. Lehigh Valley Heart Institute cardiologists assess your risk early and develop a care plan that keeps your heart healthy during young adulthood, pregnancy, menopause and beyond.