Our Division

The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

UVA CardiovascularUniversity of Virginia’s Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, led by Christopher M. Kramer, MD, is nationally recognized for excellence in clinical care, research, and teaching. Faculty members provide expert, comprehensive care for all forms of cardiovascular disease through the UVA Heart and Vascular Center.

The division’s clinical practice covers a wide range of disciplines, including general cardiovascular disease and prevention, cardiac imaging, diagnostic and interventional electrophysiology, cardiac catheterization, valvular heart disease, peripheral vascular disease, and basic and advanced heart failure, mechanical support, congenital heart disease, and vascular-related diseases.

The collaborative approach the division takes to patient care brings together specialists from cardiovascular medicine, pediatric cardiology, congenital cardiac surgery, thoracic and vascular surgery, and interventional radiology to optimize treatment for each individual patient.