Cardiology

Your heart deserves today’s best care, and at the Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center that is what you will find. The Calhoun Cardiology Center offers comprehensive and advanced heart care – personalized to each individual patient.

Our services range from preventive cardiology to help patients manage risk factors like cholesterol disorders, to today’s most sophisticated interventional and surgical procedures. In addition, we offer specialized services to manage high blood pressure, including treatment-resistant hypertension, as well as complete care to diagnose and treat heart failure, heart rhythm disorders, and vascular disorders such as peripheral arterial disease, abdominal aortic aneurysms, and carotid disease. Visit Cardiology site.

Office Locations:

Patient Services

Cardiac Valve Program

Cardio-Oncology

Cardiovascular Advanced Imaging Center

Heart Failure Center

Heart Rhythm Program

Heart Surgery

Lifestyle Medicine Program

Vascular Program

Women's Heart Health Program

“He is just such a warm caring guy. You know, you're instantly at ease when you're in his presence. He spends the time with you; I know he’s busy, but he always takes time and makes sure that if I have any questions, that he fully answers them.” 

— Dan Nevelos on Dr. Bruce Liang, Chief, Division of Cardiology and Director, Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center

Watch Dan's story.

Our Team

MEET DR. SARA TABTABAI

Dr. Sara Tabtabai, a graduate of the UConn School of Medicine, is back at UConn Health as part of the clinical faculty. She sees heart failure patients in the Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center.

Awards

STEMI Receiving Center Gold Performance Achievement Award Hospital

Mission: Lifeline®

The Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center at UConn Health has been recognized as a Mission: Lifeline® STEMI Receiving Center Gold Performance Achievement Award Hospital. The award signifies that UConn Health has achieved 85 percent or higher composite adherence to all Mission: Lifeline® STEMI Receiving Center Performance Achievement indicators for consecutive 24-month intervals, and 75 percent or higher compliance on all Mission: Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center quality measures to improve the quality of care for STEMI patients.

Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Award

American Heart Association

The Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center at UConn Health received the Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. The recognition signifies that UConn Health has reached an aggressive goal of treating heart failure patients with 85 percent compliance for at least 24 months to core standard levels of care as outlined by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology secondary prevention guidelines for heart failure patients.