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

  • Dr. Joseph Rossi

    Antiplatelet Therapy Study Named One of Top 10 Advances in Genomic Medicine

    A recent study conducted by investigators from the UNC Department of Medicine and the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy was recognized as one of the top 10 advances in genomic medicine in 2019, as chosen by the NIH’s National Human Genome Research Institute’s Genomic Medicine Working Group (learn more from the CDC Office of Genomics … Continued

  • George Stouffer, MD

    Improving Cardiovascular Health of the Most Vulnerable

    Heart disease and stroke are major causes of pre-mature mortality and morbidity in North Carolina, and there are significant racial and geographic disparities in cardiovascular care, morbidity and mortality. A two-year pilot project led by Rick Stouffer, MD, shows how the cardiovascular health of the most vulnerable patients can be improved with free medications. Starting … Continued

  • thomson-reuters

    Six Medicine Faculty Recognized for Highly Cited Research

    Six UNC Department of Medicine faculty members were named in the 2019 Thomas Reuters List of Highly Cited Researchers. The annual list recognizes the most influential researchers of the past decade, demonstrated by the production of multiple highly-cited papers than rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year in Web of Science. … Continued

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