UF Health Aortic Disease Center: Overview

U.S. News & World Report High Performing Hospitals Badge - Orthopedics 2022-2023UF Health Shands Hospital was ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals for abdominal aortic aneurysm repair by U.S. News & World Report.

Our mission at the UF Health Aortic Disease Center is to deliver high-quality, patient-centered aortic care resulting in outstanding patient outcomes. We provide each and every patient a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to care. Using the latest technologies and innovative therapies, we are able to diagnose and treat even the most complex aortic diseases.


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Young mother thriving after minimally invasive surgery to remove aortic aneurysm


Young mother thriving after minimally invasive surgery to remove aortic aneurysm


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Our Hospital

UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital

Our team sees aortic disease patients at the UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital, a state-of-the-art facility built around the needs of our patients with highly specialized, comprehensive outpatient treatment options and inpatient services in one location.

Our experienced faculty physicians and clinical experts collaborate in this world-class medical facility through a shared outpatient practice and hybrid operating rooms. It was built around patient safety, patient experience and offers a welcoming and accessible design. Get a 360-degree view of the new facility and learn more.

Our Hybrid Operating Rooms

UF Health Aortic Disease Center Hybrid Operating Room
Our hybrid operating rooms help reduce surgery time for some aortic surgery cases and decrease patient exposure to radiation and contrast dyes.