Local Destination for Nationally Recognized Heart and Vascular Care. 

Anchored by Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the highest-ranked Cardiology and Heart Surgery program in Illinois and a top-10 program in the nation by U.S. News & World Report*, Northwestern Medicine provides leading-edge treatments to those who need them most.

When your heart is working correctly, you don’t even notice it’s there. But when it’s not quite right, your whole life can change in a moment. 

Northwestern Medicine can help you avoid that moment. Although heart disease is the leading cause of death in both women and men in the United States and worldwide, in many cases, it’s preventable and treatable.

Symptoms of Heart Disease:

  • Chest discomfort 
  • Shortness of breath 
  • Irregular heartbeat 
  • Swelling and chest pain 

Risk Factors:

  • High blood pressure 
  • High cholesterol 
  • Smoking 
  • Diabetes 
  • Obesity 
  • Age 
  • Family history

We’re proud to offer innovative, compassionate cardiovascular care in your community.

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Schedule your appointment today!

Call to schedule an appointment at the following Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group locations:

  • Central DuPage Hospital 
  • Delnor Hospital 
  • Kishwaukee Hospital 
  • Valley West Hospital 


Find out if you’re at risk for cardiovascular disease by taking the Heart Health Risk Assessment.

Call 630.232.0280Take Risk Assessment

Heart Healthy Eating  

Making the right food choices can be challenging, but it doesn’t have to be confusing. Check out the link for 10 Simple Rules for Eating Heart Healthy

Northwestern Medicine offers classes in your local community to help you live a healthier, happier and more informed life. Visit Classes and Events for events. Download a heart-healthy recipe for dinner tonight (Easy Pasta Fagioli Soup / Easy Salmon Skillet)

Interested in Cardiac Rehabilitation? 

Cardiac rehabilitation is a supervised program of exercise and education for cardiovascular patients, with the goal to help you return to the best possible physical condition so you feel stronger, have more energy and decrease your risk for future cardiovascular problems. Learn more information about programs in the Western Suburbs and Greater DeKalb County.

* Northwestern Memorial Hospital by U.S. News & World Report, 2019-2020

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 Breast Surgeon

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 Breast Surgeon