Maryland Heart Center
Heart Health Information
At the University of Maryland Heart Center, we believe the more you know about
your heart the better. The resources below provide a wide range of heart health
information; click on any of them to learn more.
- About the Heart -- Includes information on
heart anatomy, how the heart works and steps you can take to reduce your risk
of heart disease.
- Glossary -- Features information on a
comprehensive list of cardiac/heart related terms, many of which include illustrations.
- Health Calculators
-- Calculate your risk of heart disease, how many calories you burn when exercising
and more with our easy-to-use health calculators.
- Feature Stories -- UM Heart Center experts
discuss current heart-related news, ways to reduce your risk of heart disease,
new treatment options they are working on and much more.
- Heart Center News -- Learn about some
of the recent news-making advances at the Maryland Heart Center.
- Audio/Video Library -- Watch interviews
with Heart Center experts on important health topics.
- Online Resources
Please call if you would like to make an
appointment or talk to someone about our services. Patients dial 1-866-408-6885, physicians dial 410-328-6622 or 1-800-318-1019.