Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Our experienced team provides comprehensive, life-long care for people with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. We can provide a range of treatment options to help manage your symptoms. We work together to create a care plan that helps you maintain a healthy, active life.

Conditions We Treat

Care Team


Why Choose Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy at Vanderbilt

  • Recognized care. Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute is among the best heart programs in the nation and the top-ranked program in Tennessee, according to U.S. News & World Report. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is ranked the No. 1 adult hospital in Tennessee.
  • Skilled clinicians. Our cardiologists are trained and board-certified in adult cardiology. Our specialists have additional board certifications in advanced heart disease, advanced imaging, cardiopulmonary exercise testing, arrhythmias, congenital heart disease, structural catheter-based intervention and cardiac surgery.
  • Seamless care, pediatrics to adult. Our team works closely with your doctor at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt to help you transition from pediatric care to adult care. We work with your doctors to create a care plan that meets your unique health goals and needs.
  • Team approach. We follow over 300 patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Our heart specialists work closely with your primary care physician, local cardiologist and other specialists.  Our specialist nurse navigator ensures that all of your providers are up-to-date to help you achieve and enjoy your best total health.
  • National referral center for complex arrhythmias. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and other genetic heart muscle diseases are associated with risks for atrial and ventricular arrhythmias. Our electrophysiology specialists perform complex catheter ablation for many arrhythmias that cannot be treated elsewhere. They are experts in the implantation and management of pacing and defibrillation devices.  
  • Access to transplant. If heart or multi-organ transplant is the next step in your care, you’re already at the right place. Vanderbilt has one of the largest heart transplant programs in the U.S.
  • Clinical trials. As part of an academic medical center, we offer access to some of the most promising new approaches being tested in clinical trials. Find a clinical trial

Tests, Treatments and Services We Offer

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:

Locations

Vanderbilt Heart
Medical Center East
1215 21st Ave S., 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
Map and Directions

Patient Resources

The hypertrophic cardiomyopathy clinic is located within the Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute on the 5th floor of Medical Center East. Click here for directions and parking information.

Please let us know if you have prior cardiac testing. We will do our best to obtain records prior to your visit. You may receive a medical history questionnaire to complete prior to your visit, which will assist us in getting to know you.

For Referring Physicians

To refer a patient to the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Program, call (615) 343-9188.