At NYU Langone’s Joan and Joel Smilow Cardiac Prevention and Rehabilitation Center, our goal is to help you return to your normal activities as soon as possible, while giving you the tools you need to best maintain your cardiovascular health.
U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals” ranks NYU Langone in the top 10 in the country for rehabilitation and for cardiology and heart surgery.
We are the largest cardiac inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation program in the New York region. We care for a wide range of cardiovascular conditions, including angina, or chest pain; heart attack, or myocardial infarction; irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia; congestive heart failure; heart muscle conditions, such as cardiomyopathy; and peripheral vascular disease.
We also care for people who have had coronary angioplasty and stenting; coronary artery bypass surgery; pacemaker or defibrillator placement; cardiac valve repair or replacement; and left ventricular assist device surgery.
Our medical team, staffed by NYU Langone’s Rusk Rehabilitation experts, as well as cardiology specialists, understands that improving and maintaining your cardiovascular health requires a holistic approach. We bring together physicians, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, psychologists, recreational therapists, social workers, nutritionists, and exercise physiologists who work with you every step of the way to create a customized lifestyle plan that you can maintain in your daily life.
When you choose the Joan and Joel Smilow Cardiac Prevention and Rehabilitation Center, you gain access to services that match your individual condition and lifestyle and put you on a path to long-lasting wellness.
Learn more about our experienced cardiac rehabilitation physicians and other team members, and how they can help you achieve and maintain optimum cardiovascular health.
Our specialized team of doctors is dedicated to preventing and reversing cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. We help you lower your heart attack risk and improve your overall health.
Our complete cardiovascular programs offer access to superior patient care and the latest medical advances.
If you’re diagnosed with congestive heart failure, our caring team uses clear communication—along with the latest technological advances—to determine the best treatment for your unique heart problem.
Though treatment at many hospitals for people with cardiac and vascular conditions is often complicated and spread out across several locations, we bring top cardiac and vascular specialists into a single place for more personalized and centralized care, along with greater convenience.
Our rehabilitation experts help you reach the highest possible levels of independence and quality of life.
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Referring physicians can use our Cardiac Rehabilitation Outpatient Referral Form.