Cardiac and Vascular Surgery by Renowned Surgeons in Augusta, Georgia


Only Augusta University Cardiovascular Center offers a comprehensive focus on preventive heart care, backed by an academic health center and the most advanced team of specialists and the latest technology.

With a 0% mortality rate for vial and bypass surgery in 2011, as well as a 0% rate for heart valve and bypass surgery in the first half of this year, you can trust Medical Center at Augusta University.

Augusta University Cardiovascular Center staffs a team of highly specialized cardiothoracic surgeons, Dr. Vijay Patel and vascular surgeons, Dr. Gautam Agarwal, who offer a complete range of cardiovascular surgeries, including the following:

  • Mitral valve replacement and repair.
  • Coronary artery bypass, including "off pump" beating heart surgery.
  • Repair of congenital heart defects.
  • Mechanical assist device placement.
  • Surgery for aortic aneurysms.
  • Endocardectomy to clear carotid arteries.
  • Bypass surgeries for peripheral vascular disease.
Schedule an online appointment now, or call 706-721-2273 (CARE) or 800-736-CARE (2273) to speak to a member of our CARE team.