At Levinson, you can be confident that you’ll receive exceptional care from our region's top cardiovascular experts.
Levinson Heart Institute, located within Chippenham Hospital, cares for more hearts, valves, veins, and arteries than any other health system in Central Virginia. Opened in 2003, Levinson was the first heart hospital in Virginia. For more than a decade, physicians and hospital teams have worked tirelessly to build the region’s premier cardiac care center, proving that experience matters when you’re dealing with the complex cardiovascular system.
Our Awards and Distinctions
- Levinson was the first designated heart hospital in the state of Virginia.
- An Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by SCPC
- Joint Commission Gold Seal Certificate of Distinction for Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack)
- Home to Central Virginia's only Arrhythmia Care Unit, where we treat both atrial arrhythmias and ventricular arrhythmias
- Our team was the first in Richmond to perform Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) for Aortic Stenosis
- Chippenham & Johnston-Willis Hospitals are a Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Bypass Surgery 2 years in a row (2016 - 2017) as awarded by Healthgrades
- Chippenham & Johnston-Willis Hospitals are a Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack in 2017 as awarded by Healthgrades
- As part of our mission to continually offer the most advanced services and treatments, Levinson Heart Institute participates in a number of ongoing cardiovascular research projects, clinical trials and national databases
Cardiac Conditions We Treat
- Aortic Dissection
- Aortic Stenosis
- Atrial Fibrillation
- Heart Failure
- Coronary Heart Disease (Stents and CABG)
- Chest Pain (Accreditation, STEMI, EMS)
- Peripheral Artery Disease
- Valve Disease
- Ventricular Arrhythmia
Multispecialty Heart Centers and Programs
We have a variety of centers and programs in our facility that provide quick and convenient care management for specific conditions and topics, including Central Virginia's only Arrhythmia Care Unit, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Coumadin Centers, Electrophysiology Labs, Levinson Heart Failure Clinic, and Rhythm and Valve Centers.
Levinson Heart Institute is committed to the best care for the fastest recovery times so you can get back to doing the things you love. Our cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons are perennially voted the best in Richmond among their peers, and are devoted to advancing heart care in Central Virginia. From advanced tools for diagnosing conditions to the latest surgical innovation, we are at the forefront of the healthcare industry with procedures and technologies such as Convergent Maze, daVinci® Robotic Surgeries, S-ICD and WATCHMAN implants.
Start Caring for Your Heart Today
You're never too young - or too old - to care for your heart. Preventing heart disease (and all cardiovascular diseases) means making smart choices now. Anyone at any age can benefit from simple steps to keep their heart healthy.