Jefferson University Hospitals

Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    Jefferson Aortic Center physicians are able to treat your abdominal aortic aneurysms by providing safer alternatives to major, open surgery, which can speed recovery and reduce hospital stays.

  • Atherosclerosis
    Advanced techniques are available at Jefferson to treat patients with hardening arteries, known as atherosclerosis disease.

  • Broken Heart Syndrome
    Severe stress can cause an actual condition known as broken heart syndrome (BHS), or Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, which often has symptoms similar to a heart attack.

  • Carotid Artery Disease
    Our physicians use the latest diagnostic technologies to pinpoint carotid artery disease and provide you with the appropriate care to prevent stroke.

  • Claudication
    Our medical team has the specialized expertise to treat claudication, which impairs walking, and help you remain active and pain free.

  • Coronary Artery Disease
    Coronary artery disease occurs because over time fats, cholesterol and other substances build up in the walls of your arteries to form a type of plaque.

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
    Our medical team has the specialized expertise to help contain blood clots caused by deep vein thrombosis, usually in the leg, and prevents them from causing a potentially life-threatening complication.

  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
    Our medical team has the specialized expertise to help you manage the symptoms of peripheral vascular disease and reduce the risk of heart disease, stroke and other complications.

  • Pulmonary Embolism
    Our medical team has the specialized expertise to treat a pulmonary embolism before it becomes a potentially life-threatening condition.

  • Renal Vascular Disease
    Renal artery stenosis, thrombosis, aneurysm and renal vein thrombosis are all renal vascular diseases that require expert treatment from one of our specialists.

  • Stroke
    Our stroke centers are some of the most advanced centers in the U.S. for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research of stroke.

  • Varicose Veins
    Our experts have the specialized expertise to help reduce the pain, swelling and severity of varicose veins.

  • Vascular Malformations
    Our expert physicians treat vascular malformations such as arteriovenous malformation, the most common of blood vessel abnormalities.