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For expert treatment of pulmonary hypertension, including specialized cardiac and pulmonary treatments, turn to the expert doctors at The UVM Medical Center.
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It is important that we have an accurate diagnosis before we start treatment for pulmonary hypertension. Our doctors work carefully to identify the underlying cause of the hypertension. Then, we can tailor your treatment plan effectively. We will discuss all of your treatment options with you and answer any questions you may have.
We are committed to the comprehensive evaluation and care of adults with primary and secondary pulmonary hypertension. We identify the cause of the pulmonary hypertension and treat reversible conditions. For severe pulmonary hypertension, we may recommend specialized medication. Our experienced physicians will determine which treatment is appropriate for you.
Treatment options include:
You may be a candidate for advanced medical therapy that directly lowers the blood pressure in your pulmonary arteries. These medications can reduce symptoms and may prevent the condition from progressing.
If you have advanced pulmonary hypertension, you may not find relief from medication. You may be a candidate for a surgical procedure. The University of Vemront Medical Center physicians may recommend:
Find a doctor or specialist at The UVM Medical Center or call 802-847-4600.