stories from the heart

What does compassionate excellence look like? At CMC we see it in the dedication our providers have to giving our patients the best treatment when and where they need it. We see it in patients who trust in their providers and are grateful for the care they receive. These are the faces of health, healing and hope at CMC.


Doesn’t Have to Slow You Down

Gerald Spindel, ophthalmologist, describes the procedure he had to treat his persistent atrial fibrillation as ‘life changing’. Dr. Spindel & Dr. Jamie Kim, Medical Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology at CMC's New England Heart & Vascular Institute describe what led him to have this procedure and his experience at CMC.


CMC's New England Weight Management Institute

Changing Your Life Through Weight Loss

Karen Gosselin shares her weight loss journey with Dr. Andrew Wu and CMC's New England Weight Management Institute. 'This has given me my confidence back. I knew it was going to be life-changing. I didn't know it was going to be this life-changing.'

New England Heart & Vascular Institute

Your Heart Team

What makes a community hospital in New Hampshire a nationally-renowned center for pioneering heart health?  A mix of compassion and commitment to excellence.

Supporting Pregnancy Care

St. Mary’s Bank’s Pledges $500,000

The St. Mary's Bank Charitable Foundation has made this generous gift to CMC for the Pregnancy Care Center and the Building with Heart campaign. This gift will help ensure families in need receive the highest level of prenatal and postnatal care.

Comfort &


A special thank you to Bishop Peter Libasci, Bishop of Manchester, who offered Mass at CMC on October 6, 2020 for all CMC patients who have died during the COVID-19 pandemic. We hope the Bishop’s words can be a source of comfort and hope to all during these challenging times.

Manchester Marathon—Nov 8

Runner Safety

This year's Manchester Marathon is less than a month away and the safety of runners, volunteers and staff at this event is a priority. Here is an overview of new safety initiatives that Millennium Running has put in place, including personalized time trial starts.  Register today to run in person or virtually.

Breakthrough Treatments

For Heart Failure offer hope

“We offer hope to patients who previously may have had none.” These words are at the essence of our mission at CMC and drives the team at the New England Heart & Vascular Institute toward compassionate excellence, every day. Learn about the options Gary found by working with his team at NEHVI.


Best doctors, best care, best outcomes

Coordinated Care

Heart patient Jim Cappalli is fortunate that the multidisciplinary approach at New England Heart & Vascular Institute provided him the best results.

What to expect from a

Vascular Screening

CMC's Chief of Vascular Surgery, Patricia Furey, MD, FACS educates viewers on vascular screening and diseases.

New England Heart & Vascular Institute


Imagine controlling heart failure without a trip to the hospital. That’s the convenience and peace of mind the CardioMEMS Heart Failure system provides.

New England Heart & Vascular Institute

Lucky Run

A tragedy avoided; a friendship formed. Thanks to quick action and high-quality care, one local man lives to be an advocate for heart health.

Where heart

meets health

Caring for your heart so you can get the most out of life.

Dave expected good care, he found extraordinary care

Weight Loss is a Journey

and one best travelled when you have partners to take along.  CMC’s New England Weight Management Institute is here for you every step of the weigh.



Cecelia Deschambault lives life to the fullest, thanks to her team of doctors and cutting edge technology offered though the New England Heart & Vascular Institute.

Connect with a team of care providers

Redefining Women's Care

We extend heartfelt appreciation to Dr. Sarah Bascle for her invaluable contributions to the Women’s Wellness & Fertility Center. She led the practice since its inception in 2017. Her commitment, even in transitioning from the practice, has greatly shaped the compassionate, patient-centered care we offer today.
Dr. Bascle shares information about the unique services offered at CMC’s Women's Wellness & Fertility Center, including OBGYN care, fertility care, NaProTECHNOLOGY and natural family planning.

Life-saving Care


Gary Gorzelany was grocery shopping one Sunday afternoon when, in a moment, his life changed. CMC’s New England Heart & Vascular Institute aided in life-saving care that day and continues to keep Gary healthy by collaborating with his community hospital to provide follow-up services where he lives. 

Caring for the whole person

Hon. Ted Gatsas

A major medical event can also be a major upset to your life. That’s why great patient care has to account for the whole person – not just the diagnosis. Former Manchester, NH Mayor Ted Gatsas found that care when he came to CMC for heart surgery, and is still thankful for the experience. 

Advanced Heart Care


Innovation is a key component to great patient care. At the New England Heart & Vascular Institute, we’re offering some of the most innovative treatments available for advanced heart care and we’re always exploring what’s next in medical technology.