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Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery

Cardiac (Open Heart) Surgery is part of the Department of Surgery at Danbury Hospital

Only Danbury Hospital offers on-site, state-of-the-art cardiac surgery (open heart surgery) to the people of Western Connecticut and neighboring New York State.

Continuum of Care

If you or a family member have been living with or recently diagnosed with heart disease, the Praxair Regional Heart and Vascular Center at Danbury Hospital is here to treat your heart right.

We deliver a full continuum of care — from prevention and diagnostic testing — to angioplasty, cardiac surgery, and rehabilitation.

Recognized Commitment to Care and Quality

Danbury Hospital has been nationally recognized by HealthGrades® for the past three years (2005–2007) as a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence. This designation places Danbury Hospital in the top five percent of hospitals nationally. HealthGrades® is the nation’s leading independent healthcare ratings company.

HealthGradesIn 2009, Danbury Hospital was ranked the number one hospital in Connecticut for Cardiac Surgery, and ranked in the top five percent in the nation for Cardiac Surgery. We also ranked in the top five percent for Overall Cardiac Surgery for two years in a row (2008 and 2009).

  • 2009 Danbury Hospital ranked #1 hospital in Connecticut for Cardiac Surgery
  • 2009 Ranked in the Top 5% in the nation for Cardiac Surgery
  • 2009 and 2008 Ranked in the Top 5% in the nation for Overall Cardiac Services
  • 2008 Recipient of the HealthGrades Cardiac Care Excellence Award™
  • 2008 Recipient of the HealthGrades Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™

For More Information

If you have questions about Cardiac Surgery at Danbury Hospital, visit our patient and visitor information section, or ask your doctor about Danbury Hospital.

For a doctor referral call us at 1-800-511-7821, or search our Find a Doctor online tool to find a doctor near you.




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