Each of our physicians is an active staff member at the Pepin Heart and Vascular Institute at University Community Hospital, Tampa, Florida.
The Pepin Heart & Vascular Institute of University Community Health is one of the leading heart and vascular centers in West Central Florida.
Here you will find comprehensive cardiac care services that include open-heart surgical suites, high-tech catheterization labs, Electrophysiology Services, fully monitored cardiovascular critical care units, specialized cardiovascular rehabilitation programs, and an extensive cardiovascular research program.
The Institute is ranked in the top third of cardiac surgery programs in the nation based on volume.
Pepin Heart celebrated its 10th year in 1999.
After 10 years over 15,000 diagnositic catheterizations, 10,000 interventional cardiac procedures, and over 5000 open heart surgeries were performed.
Pepin Heart and Vascular Institute features four state of the art cardiac
catheterization labs, one dedicated electrophysiology lab and three fully
equipped cardiovascular operating rooms. Patients are served by a team of
compassionate, well-trained professionals who are held to the highest
standards of care. Additionally, a multi-diciplinary approach is used to
provide patients a wide range of programs including support groups,
educational programs, and Cardiac Rehabilitation.