Dr. Samantha Avery discusses heart disease, the silent killer of women


The Heart Institute - One of the largest cardiovascular groups in Tampa Bay, with 19 cardiologists and over 75 employees. Our programs span the entire spectrum of cardiovascular medicine.

We have forged in new frontiers of cardiovascular care and treatment through advances in nuclear medicine, cutting edge technology and research, and the development of preventive and educational services.

Coupled with highly trained physicians and medical staff, The Heart Institute has established itself as a "Center of Excellence" in the care and treatment of cardiovascular disease to include the following programs:

We are the leader in Pinellas County, among the first to bring these procedures to clinical use and we remain at the cutting edge bringing the newest technologies to our patients.

We offer Diagnosis, Treatment, Education, Research of peripheral vascular disease.

Permanent Pacemaker Implantation, Electrical Cardioversion, Electrophysiological Studies, Radiofrequency Ablation,Automatic Implantable Cardioverter (Defibrillator)

The Heart Institute offers comprehensive cardiac risk factor education. We also offer advanced lipid (blood fat) testing to evaluate for genetic cardiac risk factors beyond basic cholesterol tests.

Under the direction of a registered nurse, we manage over 500 patient's coumadin levels.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact us at:

Downtown Office
(727) 329-1600

(727) 581-3550

Pasadena Medical Plaza
(727) 490-3030

Northside Hospital Campus
(727) 490-2100

Our Office Hours are:
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

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