The University of Florida’s Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is recognized as one of the leading cardiovascular programs in the United States. This team of 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.

Top Staff We have 36 talented staff members focused on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the heart and blood vessels or the vascular system.

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26 We are hosts to a total of 26 fellows. Interested in applying?

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Research We have numerous trials for the treatment of myocardial ischemia, hypertension, heart attack, heart failure, peripheral arterial disease, and arrhythmias.

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Juan Aranda, Jr., MD, FACC, FHFSA

Welcome to the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Florida. The division is made up of 36 talented faculty members with diverse backgrounds and experience, all of whom share a common goal of providing excellence in patient care, medical education, and research. We’re also home to 26 fellows. Our faculty specialize in the treatment of Heart Failure, Electrophysiology, Interventional, General Cardiology and Prevention. We have expertise in all aspects of cardiovascular care and work closely with clinical and other research colleagues to ensure that each patient’s medical needs are addressed with the upmost, up-to-date medical knowledge and research collaboration. Patient health and well-being is our top priority. The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is dedicated to the education and training of the next generation of physician leaders in the field of cardiovascular medicine. We welcome you to explore our website and learn more about our division.

Juan Aranda, MD


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News & Events

Division Publication Update Sept. 2020

Category: Home Page Featured

Colleagues, I want to congratulate our faculty members for the multiple publications coming out of the division. See below: Keeley EC…

Juan Aranda, MD

Ki Park, MD named “Stop Heart Disease” Researcher…

Category: Honors & Awards

On August 22, 2020 the Florida Heart Research Association named Ki Park, MD as the “Stop Heart Disease” Researcher of the Year at the virtual annual…

Dr. Ki Park

Appropriate Use Criteria for PET Myocardial…

Category: Research

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY In the last decade, myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) with PET has emerged to play a pivotal role in the clinical routine…

CTA coronary artery