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Heart and Vascular Center

Heart and Vascular Conditions We Treat

Our cardiovascular team takes a comprehensive approach to your heart care. We are with patients every step of the way, from diagnosis to treatment to rehabilitation. As part of an academic medical center, we use the latest technology to provide cutting-edge treatment at the MU Heart and Vascular Center. We have specialists trained to care for various heart and vascular conditions, as well as educate patients on preventing heart disease.

Conditions include:

Cancer and Heart Disease

The MU Heart and Vascular Center offers the first cardio-oncology clinic in mid-Missouri for patients with both heart and cancer-related health issues. Cardiologist Rachel Littrell, MD, leads the clinic at Ellis Fischel Cancer Center.

Chest Pain

Chest discomfort or pain can have many causes. Our experts are trained to diagnose and treat these causes.

Congenital Heart Disease

Our experts include Sudarshan Balla, MD, Senthil Kumar, MD, Richard Webel, MD. They care for patients with atrial septal defects (ASD) and other congenital heart defects. 

Heart Failure

We offer a clinic for patients with heart failure. Our experts include Cristina Danila, MD, and Tiffany Meller, APRN.

Preventive Care

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of men and women in the United States, but there are steps you can take to reduce your risks. Get tips from our experts for healthy living.

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