The new field of cardio-oncology has grown in response to the increasing need for clinicians with expertise in both cancer and cardiology.
comprehensive cardiovascular care
As cancer treatments have improved, more people than ever before are surviving cancer. However, many of these life saving treatments have potential side effects including damage to the heart. The NEHVI Cardio-Oncology Program at Catholic Medical Center is a collaboration between the New England Heart & Vascular Institute (NEHVI) and the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center, two top-ranked centers at the forefront of patient care and research in New Hampshire. Our program aims to combine our specialists’ expertise in cardiology and oncology to treat and protect your heart before, during and after your cancer treatment.