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The statistics are staggering—Heart disease is the nation's number one killer. Each year there are about 500,000 heart attack deaths, with many sufferers not even recognizing the symptoms of a heart attack until it's too late.
The numbers show that about half of all Americans will develop some type of heart disease during their lifetimes. Heart disease shows no preference—it affects both men and women. The illness is serious, and the doctors and staff at OU Medicine treat it that way.
OU Medicine is the state’s leader in research-based medicine. Our cardiovascular team diagnoses and treats heart and circulatory disorders ranging from heart attacks to abnormal heartbeats to congestive heart failure. Cardiovascular patients have access to the latest in cutting-edge technology and some of the best minds in cardiovascular research and services.
We believe in a team approach to treatment. This team performs all types of heart and vascular procedures from cardiac catheterization and cardiac ablation to open heart surgeries. The heart and vascular specialists at OU Medicine have a well-earned reputation for excellence.
Some of the conditions and treatments offered include: