Patient Care

UF Health thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons offer a wide range of surgical procedures for congenital, traumatic, infectious, and other diseases of the chest. The focus of the division is generally on the heart, the great vessels of the chest and the lungs. US News & World Report Best Hospital for Cardiology and Heart SurgeryWe are proud to care for patients at UF Health Shands Hospital, recently ranked one of the nation’s top hospitals for cardiology and heart surgery care by U.S. News & World Report.


Often, our surgeons work closely with UF Health cardiologists to provide the most advanced options to heart and vascular patients, whether its treatment through medicine, surgical intervention or a combination of both. Learn more about our multidisciplinary approach through our UF Health Heart & Vascular Care program.