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A grateful heart

Published: Jan 15th, 2013

“After heart failure strikes a young, health man, UF physicians give him a new heart…” – Brianna Swales, The Post

UF Health Cardiology – Springhill

Published: Nov 30th, 2012

Come see us at our new clinic!

“Choosing Wisely” Campaign

Published: Oct 24th, 2012

Dr. David Winchester exlpains how the “Choosing Wisely” campaign aims to limit some routine and sometimes costly medical tests.

New Clinic: UF Health Cardiology at Starke

Published: Oct 10th, 2012

University of Florida board-certified cardiologist Dr. Carl A. Dragstedt and his team offer cardiac care for patients in Starke and the surrounding areas.

Thank You For Walking!

Published: Aug 31st, 2012

Approximately $50,000 was raised in 2012 and over 1100 walkers participated in this year’s HeartWalk efforts.  Thank you for supporting the American Heart Association’s fight against cardiovascular disease and stroke!

Chest Pains & When to Seek Help

Published: Aug 15th, 2012

The cause of chest pain can vary from indigestion to a heart attack.  Dr. CR Conti explains what to do and when you should seek help from a doctor.  

NIH grant helps UF researchers explore stem cell therapies for heart disease.

Published: Apr 18th, 2012

UF cardiologists and surgeons team up to offer life-extending procedure

Published: Jan 26th, 2012

For patients who have severe narrowing of the aortic valve, a condition known as aortic stenosis, standard treatment is surgical replacement of the damaged valve. But advanced age or medical […]

Marian Limacher, MD named to faculty affairs leadership position

Published: Nov 12th, 2011

Dr. Marian C. Limacher has been named senior associate dean for faculty affairs and professional development for the University of Florida College of Medicine. In this new role, Limacher will focus on implementing…

Got statins? UF cardiologists recommend new use for old drug

Published: Oct 27th, 2011

Cardiologists at the University of Florida are pointing to a new use for an old therapy. Giving patients cholesterol-lowering statins before surgery and other invasive procedures can halve the risk of heart attacks…