In 2013, Tampa General Hospital received national recognition for cardiac care when U.S.News & World Report named it one of the nation’s top 50 hospitals for cardiology and heart surgery for the sixth consecutive year. TGH has also received disease-specific certification from The Joint Commission for heart failure and ventricular assist device (advanced certification). In 2012 the TGH heart transplant program ranked among the nation’s busiest centers in the country, with 47 heart transplants. (per the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN)).
Tampa General Hospital provides advanced, innovative methods for diagnosing and treating patients with heart and vascular disease as well as comprehensive rehabilitation for cardiac patients.