Conditions and Diseases

At Augusta University Cardiovascular Center for Heart Care, our team of cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, electrophysiologists, surgeons, pediatric heart specialists, and advanced care providers helps diagnose, treat, and prevent a wide range of cardiovascular conditions and diseases. Below is a comprehensive list of heart and vascular conditions and diseases we specialize in.

  • Abnormal heartbeats or rhythm (arrhythmia)
  • Adult congenital heart disease (heart defects)
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Aortic dissection
  • Aortic regurgitation
  • Aortic stenosis
  • Arrhythmia (abnormal heartbeats)
  • Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
  • Arteriovenous malformations
  • Atherosclerosis (hardening or narrowing of the arteries)
  • Atrial fibrillation (Afib or AF)
  • Atrial flutter
  • Atrial septal defect (ASD)
  • Blood clot in veins (venous thromboembolism)
  • Blood vessel disease
  • Bradycardia (slow heart rate)
  • Bundle branch block
  • Cancer patient heart care (monitoring before and after cancer treatment)
  • Cardiomegaly (enlarged heart)
  • Cardiomyopathy (weak heart muscle)
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Chest pain (angina)
  • Coarctation of the aorta
  • Congenital heart disease (heart defects from birth)
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Coronary artery disease (CAD)
  • Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy
  • Ebstein’s anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged heart (cardiomegaly)
  • Fainting (syncope)
  • Fast heart rate (tachycardia)
  • Fluid around the heart (pericardial effusion)
  • Fluid build-up (lymphedema)
  • Hardening of the arteries (atherosclerosis)
  • Heart arrhythmia (abnormal heartbeats)
  • Heart attack (myocardial infarction)
  • Heart care for cancer patients (monitoring before and after treatment)
  • Heart defects
  • Heart failure
  • Heart infections
  • Heart murmur
  • Heart rhythm disorder
  • Heart valve disease
  • High blood pressure (hypertension)
  • High cholesterol (hyperlipidemia)
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Hypoplastic left heart syndrome
  • Hypotension (low blood pressure)
  • Inflammatory heart disease
  • Inherited heart disease (genetics)
  • Leaking heart valve
  • Left-sided heart failure (systolic or diastolic failure)
  • Long QT syndrome
  • Low blood pressure (hypotension)
  • Low cholesterol (high-density lipoprotein, HDL)
  • Lymphedema (fluid build-up, swelling)
  • Marfan syndrome
  • Mesenteric ischemia
  • Mitral regurgitation
  • Mitral stenosis
  • Mitral valve prolapse (MVP)
  • Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
  • Myocarditis
  • Narrowing heart valve
  • Palpitations
  • Patent foramen ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial effusion (fluid around the heart)
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral artery disease (PAD, or peripheral vascular disease, PVD)
  • Premature beats (contractions)
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Pulmonary regurgitation
  • Pulmonary stenosis
  • Renal artery disease
  • Restrictive cardiomyopathy
  • Right-sided heart failure (or right ventricular, RV failure)
  • Shortness of breath (dyspnea)
  • Slow heart rate (bradycardia)
  • Small vessel ischemia
  • Stress-induced cardiomyopathy (“broken heart syndrome”)
  • Stroke
  • Sudden cardiac arrest
  • Swelling (lymphedema)
  • Syncope (fainting)
  • Tachycardia (fast heart rate)
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA)
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Thrombosis
  • Transposition of the great arteries
  • Tricuspid regurgitation
  • Tricuspid stenosis
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Varicose veins
  • Vascular disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vein disease
  • Venous insufficiency
  • Venous thromboembolism (VTE; blood clot in veins)
  • Ventricular fibrillation (Vfib or VF)
  • Ventricular septal defect (VSD)
  • Weak heart muscle (cardiomyopathy)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome
  • Wounds (chronic, nonhealing)