Knowing what to expect can help make your visit to go more smoothly.
If your insurance requires a referral, please call your primary care physician as soon as you have made your appointment with UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute. If you do not get approval from your insurance carrier before your visit, your insurance company may not cover our services.
On the day of your office visit, please bring:
This will help us become familiar with your case and allow us to keep in touch with your doctor regarding your care.
Please allow ample time for your first office visit.
We offer an array of educational information and videos about numerous cardiovascular diseases and treatments.
Many patients find this information to be helpful in answering their questions and preparing them for their procedure or diagnostic test.
Contact the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute. We'll be happy to answer any questions about your appointment with us.