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Why Choose UF Health Heart and Vascular Surgery at Halifax Health

Board-Certified & Fellowship-Trained

Why Choose UF Health Heart and Vascular Surgery at Halifax Health

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Off-Pump Heart Bypass Surgery Proficiency

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Board-Certified & Fellowship-Trained Vascular Surgeons

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UF Health Heart and Vascular Surgery

To make an appointment, call 386.226.2662

Halifax Health has collaborated with University of Florida Health (UF Health) to bring advanced thoracic, cardiovascular and vascular surgical care to Volusia, Flagler and Brevard Counties. Board-certified and fellowship-trained cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons from UF Health lead the program and are located at the main campus of Halifax Health in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Halifax Health serves as the areas only Level II Trauma Center and through this partnership with UF Health we can now expand on the services available to our community reach in Florida.

Highest-Rated Program for Heart Surgery

The UF Health Heart Surgery Program at Halifax Health is among the top 10% of heart programs in the nation awarded the highest 3-star rating* by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS). STS is a non-profit organization that represents more than 7,000 surgeons, researchers and healthcare professionals worldwide.

Nation’s Top 50 Heart Program

Halifax Health has been named a top 50 hospital in the nation for cardiovascular care for consecutive years. Out of 980 hospitals across the nation the team at UF Health Heart and Vascular Surgery at Halifax Health has performed in the top 50 based on publicly available data.

What this means to you and our patients in need of expert cardiovascular care:

  • Shorter length of stay after a heart procedure
  • Less surgical complications
  • Less readmissions than 939 other hospitals in the nation and all the ones in east Central Florida

Board-Certified and Fellowship-Trained 

The UF Health cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons whose practice resides at Halifax Health, are board-certified and fellowship-trained. This means you are in the hands of expert surgeons who have been rigorously trained in their surgical specialty.

Our patients also receive the added benefit of having surgeons – located in the heart of Volusia County – with more than five decades of experience. This keeps our patients close to home during times when it matters most.

Meet Our Patients

Meet three of our patients who have either undergone off-pump heart bypass surgery, emergency open heart surgery or robotic lung surgery.

To make an appointment for either cardiothoracic or vascular surgery, call 386.226.2662

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