Dr. Victor J. Dzau
Learn about today's and tomorrow's medical breakthroughs and advances, and understand their impact on your health and society
Erik Suuronen
Erik Suuronen and his team, awarded $885,000 in Research Funding
The Heart Institute has officially moved patients and teams from its current facility into its new state-of-the-art tower.
Dr. Michael Froeschl
Dr. Michael Froeschl, recipient of the 2017-2018 Resident Doctors of Canada's Mikhael Award for Medical Education

About Us

The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is Canada’s largest and foremost heart health centre dedicated to understanding, treating, and preventing heart disease.

Renowned for our clinical care excellence and incomparable patient satisfaction rates, our team provides unparalleled cardiac care and our researchers are alive with discovery, ingenuity, insight and invention, setting new standards of clinical care, gaining scientific insight into heart disease, and contributing to the world’s storehouse of cardiovascular knowledge. We train the next generation of medical and research professionals, many of whom go on to become leaders in their fields.

Our Expansion

Our new facility will not only reinforce our cardiovascular care, research, and training capacities, but it will also ensure that our patients continue to receive world-class care, from an extraordinary team evolving in a state-of-the-art environment. This is our promise.

our expansion

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A Rich History

From the beginning, our successes have been many and varied: shaping the way cardiovascular medicine is practiced, revolutionizing cardiac treatment, expanding knowledge of cardiovascular health, and translating discoveries into advanced care.

a rich history

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