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Celebrating 40 Years of Putting Your Heart First
CTV News Looks Back at Four Decades of the Heart Institute with Founders Drs. Wilbert Keon and Don Beanlands
Making a powerful tool for health and wellness central to patient care
Our Expansion
Our expansion will create a state-of-the-art facility that will meet the demands of delivering outstanding cardiovascular care to a growing and changing patient population.

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.

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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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