"Cardiovascular disease" describes diseases of the heart and blood vessels. Such diseases affect the heart's ability to function normally, and are the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. Some cardiovascular conditions are present at birth (congenital), while others develop over time.
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Heart and Vascular Center offers a wide range of heart and vascular services at multiple locations throughout New Hampshire.
The Center is comprised of the following sections:
* Cardiology Teams
* Cardiothoracic Surgery Team
* Pediatric Cardiology Team
* Vascular and Interventional Radiology Team
* Vascular Surgery Team