Due to the major advancements in cancer treatments in the last two decades, there is tremendous growth in the number of cancer survivors who have a unique set of challenging medical issues that must be addressed - that includes heart disease. Heart disease in cancer survivors is one of the leading causes of death behind recurrent cancer, and thus Cardio-Oncology programs are well suited to help cancer survivors assess cardiac risk factors, prevent future cardiac problems and ultimately improve overall quality of life.

UofL Physicians – Cardio-Oncology program is the result of close collaboration between UofL Physicians – Cardiovascular Medicine, the University of Louisville School of Medicine and the Brown Cancer Center. It is the only program of its kind in Kentucky.

Learn More


Calendar icon that indicates scheduling an appointment
Schedule an