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The Exceptional Cardiac Care You Need

The Sands-Constellation Heart Institute at Rochester General Hospital is a regional leader in cardiac care. As one of the largest cardiac programs in New York State, SCHI offers patients the clinical care they need. Our comprehensive heart services include: 

  • Cardiac Rehab

    Our Cardiac Rehabilitation programs provide comprehensive support that can restore your health or – even better – help you avoid cardiac problems altogether.

    Learn about our Cardiac Rehab services
  • Cardiac Oncology

    Cancer treatments can be life altering. Hence, our cardio-oncology team is committed to working with patients and advising them before, during, and after cancer treatment to help prevent and minimize heart damage caused by chemotherapy and radiation.

    Learn more about Cardiac Oncology

    The CHIP/CTO Program offers cutting-edge, minimally invasive treatments for complex coronary artery disease. Our highly-skilled interventional cardiologists are experienced in treating complex high-risk indicated patients (CHIP), as well as those with chronic total occlusions (CTO).

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  • Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support Program

    Our experts are specially trained to evaluate, treat and provide long-term care for people with any stage of heart failure.

    Learn more about our comprehensive approach
  • Heart Rhythm Services

    Rochester Regional Health's Sands-Constellation Heart Institute offers specialized clinics and centers to diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms.

    Explore our Heart Rhythm services
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) Program

    We offer the region’s most experienced team in caring for HCM patients and their families, offering innovative treatments that are not available at other institutions locally. 

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  • Vascular Services

    Vascular services deal with imaging of the body’s network of blood vessels, which includes the arteries, veins and capillaries that carry blood to and from the heart.

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  • The Center for Advanced Valvular & Structural Heart Disease

    As a Comprehensive Level I Valve Center, the Center for Advanced Valvular & Structural Heart Disease provides a compassionate and multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating your heart valve or structural heart disease.

    Learn more about our Valvular & Structural Heart Disease services
  • Cardiovascular Imaging

    Technological advances in cardiac imaging enables our team at the Sands-Constellation Heart Institute to better provide preventative care by detecting heart disease earlier and more accurately.

    Learn more about our Cardiovascular Imaging services
  • General Cardiology Services

    Our expert cardiologists use the very latest in heart testing to evaluate and diagnose cardiac disorders and offers the full range of non-invasive cardiology testing services.

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  • Heart Surgery

    Our cardiothoracic surgical teams are among the most experienced and most highly trained in the country. We perform more than 1,200 surgeries each year, making the Sands-Constellation Heart Institute the fourth largest cardiac surgery center in New York.

    Meet our heart surgeons
  • WATCHMAN Program

    We provide a comprehensive range of heart rhythm and AFib care, including offering world-class expertise and innovative treatments like WATCHMAN.

    Learn more about the WATCHMAN Program
  • Interventional Cardiology Program

    Our expert team of cardiologists and other providers specialize in treating patients with coronary artery disease, structural heart disease and peripheral vascular diseases.

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  • Preventive Cardiology

    Our Preventive Cardiology team provide comprehensive approaches to preventing cardiovascular disease in high-risk individuals, while also applying preventative practices to prevent further issues in people who already have cardiovascular disease.

    Learn more about our Preventive Cardiology services
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

    The Rochester Regional Sands-Constellation Heart Institute is a Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) center. TAVR is a minimally invasive procedure for people who have been diagnosed with severe aortic stenosis (narrowing of the heart valve opening) and are considered either high-risk or too sick for open heart surgery.

    Learn about our process