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Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant

Personalized, compassionate care for weakening hearts to end-stage heart failure.

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Comprehensive care for adults with advancing heart failure.

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Innovators in Personalized Heart Failure Care

Our academic cardiologists are researchers dedicated to improving techniques for the initial diagnosis of heart failure to the need for heart transplant.

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Advanced Medical and Surgical Treatment Options

Our cardiac surgeons specialize in the implantation of all the leading implantable devices and access for bridge-to-transplant and destination treatments.

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Leaders in Heart Transplantation

Our cardiac transplant program is one of the top 5 in the country. With over 1,000 transplants performed we have the experience to provide long term success of your new heart.

Common conditions and symptoms treated

  • Abnormal Cholesterol (Dyslipidemia)
  • Amyloidosis
  • Cardiac Cancers
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Congenital valvular stenosis
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Transplant
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • Sarcoidosis

Meet our Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Team

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Daniel Fishbein, MD

Dr. Fishbein is director of the Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant program.

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Claudius Mahr, MD

Dr. Mahr is director of the Mechanical Circulatory Support program.

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Elina Minami

Dr. Minami is an advanced heart failure specialist researching cardiac repair through stem-cell therapies.

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The Advanced Heart Failure Team

Our advanced heart failure specialists have the in-depth understanding and expertise required to provide the right care.

Common procedure and treatments performed

  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Endomyocardial Biopsies
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS) Optimization
  • Medical Management of Advanced Heart Failure
  • Medical Management of Heart Transplant
  • Medical Management of Left Ventricular Devices (LVAD)
  • Total Artificial Heart
  • Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)