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UF Researchers Warn Against Overuse of Cardiac Stress Tests

Physicians sometimes order cardiac stress tests for symptomless patients out of an abundance of caution, but a University of Florida study found this practice rarely reveals hidden heart issues.

Heart Walk

Heart Walk 2014-2015 UF Health Cardiology Team

Imagine the impact if we reduce cardiovascular diseases and stroke by 20% by 2020! Join our team in the AHA’s Heart Walk to promote physical activity to build healthier lives


UF Research Finds Association Between Certain Pain Relievers and Heart Attack

For women taking certain kinds of pain relievers, a heart attack could be waiting in their medicine cabinets. A University of Florida study has found that the regular use of […]

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The University of Florida’s Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is recognized as one of the leading cardiovascular programs in the United States. It has been regularly cited as one of the 50 top programs in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. This team of UF physicians, healthcare specialists, and scientists work together to deliver excellent patient care, as well as perform research and education to enhance the quality of heart treatments in the future.


Cardiologists in the division specialize in:

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Junk Food Plus Stress Equals Negative Health Effects

Junk Food Plus Stress Equals Negative Health Effects

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Healthy Advantage


Treating and Managing Atrial Fibrillation- Healthy Advantage Seminar August 29, 2014


Medical Spotlight: Atrial Fibrillation

Dr. Matthew McKillop spoke with TV20 to discuss the symptoms of atrial fibrillation and what can be done if you are diagnosed with this abnormal heartbeat.


UF Health Women’s Advantage – Free Seminar

Wearing RED isn’t enough.  Know the risks for heart and aortic disease by attending this free seminar on February 21st at noon.  RSVP here…