Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital

Our mission is to improve the heart health of patients locally, regionally, and globally. Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital’s commitment to its patients is dramatically changing lives, and its collaborative, comprehensive approach to health care is revolutionizing the practice of medicine around the world.

About Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital

Ranked 4th globally for cardiology and cardiac surgery by Newsweek and 6th nationally for cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report, Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital at The Mount Sinai Hospital is celebrated internationally as a world leader in all facets of cardiology care, cardiac surgery, and advanced research. Led by global leader in cardiology, Dr. Valentín Fuster, a team of award-winning physicians has invigorated the science of cardiovascular medicine, pioneering treatments for arrhythmias, coronary artery disease, heart failure, valvular disease, and vascular disease.

This is your chance, as a Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital supporter, to continuing making a difference in your community.

Dr. Fuster with colleagues

The Mount Sinai Hospital is recognized by Newsweek’s 2023 World’s Best Specialized Hospitals list as No. 4 in Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery and nationally by U.S. News and World Report as No. 6 in Cardiology/Heart Surgery.

Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital is among the world’s leading centers for cardiovascular medicine and advanced diagnostic and therapeutic technologies. We successfully treat cardiac conditions ranging from chronic arrhythmias to sudden heart attacks. We are dedicated to prevention, management, and reducing the epidemic of cardiovascular disease. We have a top-flight multidisciplinary team of cardiologists, surgeons, scientists, nurses, and technicians, led by founding director Valentín Fuster, MD, PhD, President, Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital, and Physician-in-Chief of The Mount Sinai Hospital.

Our multidisciplinary effort brings together the expertise of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital in the areas of cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, medical education, research, and community service. We offer state-of-the-art imaging and health care facilities for patients, advanced laboratories for scientists, and highly regarded postgraduate educational programs for medical and graduate students.

Our mission is to improve the heart health of patients from the local, regional, and global communities. Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital’s commitment to its patients is dramatically changing lives, and its collaborative, comprehensive approach to health care is revolutionizing the practice of medicine around the world.

These Are Just a Few of Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital’s Many Honors and Accolades

Newsweek recognized The Mount Sinai Hospital as No. 4 in Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery

US News and World Report recognized The Mount Sinai Hospital as No. 6 in Cardiology and Heart Surgery

One of only four institutions in the U.S. to receive the Joint Commission’s Comprehensive Cardiac Center (CCC) Certification

Highest 3-star rating from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons for both Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery and Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery

  • The Mount Sinai Hospital is recognized as No. 4 in Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery by Newsweek
  • Catheterization lab and physicians have received the highest 2-star NY safety rating for 24 consecutive years
  • Received the highest quality rating from New York State for adult cardiac valve surgery
  • Named a Top Hospital for Heart Care by New York State
  • Received a Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (2014-2018)
  • First successful Closed Chest Coronary Bypass Procedure (2019)
  • First healthcare system in the New York area to use a Total Artificial Heart as a short-term solution for a patient awaiting a heart transplant
  • First in the world to perform an endovascular repair of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • First in the nation to use a visually guided balloon catheter in a cardiac procedure
  • First in the nation to implant a miniature leadless pacemaker
  • First in the nation to perform a minimally invasive repair of an abdominal aortic aneurysm

“This campaign is really important because there's so much more we can do in cardiovascular disease for patients globally through the combined efforts of the team we have here at Mount Sinai.”

David H. Adams, MD

Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis, Professor and System Chairman

Chief of Cardiovascular Surgery & Cardiac Surgeon-in-Chief, Mount Sinai Health System