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Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital - A Trusted Name for Cardiac Care

Cardiac & Vascular

At Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital, we deliver individualized and innovative treatment in every aspect of cardiac and vascular care including life-saving cardiac and vascular emergency procedures, open-heart surgery, minimally-invasive valve surgery, state-of-the-art diagnostics and treatment, and full cardiac rehabilitation services.

Our cardiac program is expanding with the addition of new doctors and new procedures, giving you even more reasons to choose Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital for your patient's cardiac care.


Since our first heart surgery in 1962, Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital has become a trusted and recognized leader in providing quality cardiac care to the Washington, D.C. region. The cardiac specialists at Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital perform more than 500 open-heart surgeries and 6,000 catheterizations, in addition to thousands of electrophysiology and other cardiac and vascular procedures each year.

Pioneering Treatments

Experienced surgeons who pioneered the development of minimally-invasive valve surgery offer this treatment at Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital allowing patients with advanced valvular disease to heal faster, with less pain and return more quickly to normal life. View our full scope of cardiac surgery options.

Clinical Excellence

Coordinated Care

We recognize the importance of ongoing communication with you about the care of your patient. Our coordinated, patient-centered cardiac & vascular team of specialists, critical care nurses and rehabilitation therapists work together with you to offer your patient the most-advanced, least-invasive treatment with a personalized and caring approach.


World-Class Research

We're bringing new cardiac and vascular therapies to patients through world-class research at our Center for Cardiac and Vascular Research (CCVR). CCVR is a valuable resource for referring physicians as it allows investigation of newer therapies to treat the most complex medical cases. View current clinical trials.


Quick, convenient, priority scheduling of your cardiac admissions with Cardiac One-Call at 866-684-8460.

Medical Leadership Cardiac One Call 866-684-8460 Physician Relations

Dr. Paul Massimiano, president of Cardiac Vascular & Thoracic Surgery Associates (CVTSA), is Medical Director of Cardiac Surgery. He and his colleagues are now performing surgeries at Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital.

For more information on Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital’s Cardiac & Vascular services, please contact Ally Frank, Physicians Relations Director at 301-891-6013.