The Division of Cardiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is committed to the highest standards of excellence in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. We are a multidisciplinary health care team offering state-of-the-art treatment and care to people of North Carolina and to those throughout the Southeast.

Experience, expertise and patient satisfaction are cornerstones of the patient care provided by the Division of Cardiology. We care for thousands of patients, both in clinic and in the hospital, each year and perform state-of-the-art procedures each year. We offer numerous specialty clinics and run one of the largest cardiac rehabilitation programs in the state.

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Cardiology News

  • Jensen discusses adverse events with ibrutinib

    Brian Jensen, MD, associate professor of medicine in the division of cardiology, offers perspective in Medscape Medical News, recognizing the occurrences of ibrutinib-induced hypertension in the cardio-oncology clinic. Jensen reports the most common reason for the referral of patients taking ibrutinib is atrial fibrillation.

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    Smith receives World Heart Federation Lifetime Achievement Award

    World Heart Federation Past President Sidney C. Smith, Jr., MD, was presented with the WHF Lifetime Achievement Award today at the opening of ESC Congress 2019 together with the World Congress of Cardiology, for his remarkable contribution to the mission of the World Heart Federation and the entire CVD community over the entirety of his illustrious … Continued

  • Sameer Arora, MD

    UNC Division of Cardiology research impacts patient care nationwide

    A new coverage decision on Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) was issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.  CMMS uses data and the current literature to formulate decisions. Three UNC Cardiology papers (lead author Dr. Sameer Arora) were cited in this national coverage decision for TAVR, demonstrating the impact UNC’s Division of Cardiology … Continued

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