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Alaska Heart Institute is recognized for excellence in cardiology in the state of Alaska and beyond.

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Services

From prevention to diagnosis to treatment, we offer a full complement of cardiovascular services.

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Advanced
Imaging

We are proud to offer the most advanced cardiovascular imaging services in the state of Alaska.

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Healthy

To ensure a healthy future for our community, we've created a proactive approach to preventing heart disease.

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Giving
Back

Our mission is to provide exceptional cardiovascular care for all Alaskans. We are proud to give back to our community.

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News & Updates

Alaska Heart Beat; Fall 2014

September 2, 2014

At one time, Alaskans traveled out of state to be treated for certain cardiovascular issues. However, the Alaska Heart & Vascular Institute now makes it possible for patients to remain in the state and receive top-notch care and treatment, especially when it comes to imaging. AHVI offers a variety of noninvasive testing options to help diagnose cardiovascular conditions.

November 17, 2014

November 17, 2014

If you suffer from varicose veins, the associated pain and swelling may discourage you from exercising. However, physical activity is crucial to preventing and slowing the progression of varicose veins. As you exercise, blood is pumped back to the heart from your legs and feet – strong leg and foot muscles promote healthy blood circulation [...]

November 10, 2014

November 10, 2014

We’ve all heard the statistics. However, just because we’ve heard them before doesn’t make them any less startling. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control, approximately 600,000 Americans die every year from the disease. Consider that there are 365 days in [...]

November 4, 2014

November 4, 2014

With the holiday travel season looming, many Alaskans will travel out of state to visit family and friends, which often means long plane rides and layovers spent in uncomfortable seats. Did you know the risks for developing the blood clots known as deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) increase dramatically when seated for a prolonged period of time while traveling? [...]