Clinicians from the Massachusetts General Hospital Corrigan Minehan Heart Center are dedicated to improving women's heart health and have joined the American Heart Association in the Go Red for Women movement.
|Specialized Cardiac Care
The Elizabeth Anne and Karen Barlow Corrigan Women's Heart Health Program at the Massachusetts General Hospital Corrigan Minehan Heart Center provides a unique clinical service – cardiac care designed specifically for women. There are differences in the way physicians diagnose and treat men and women with heart disease, making it important to offer specialized cardiac care for women.
Your Health questions answered
GO RED EVENTS
Friday, February 7
Spin the Heart Wheel
10:00 am-2:00 pm
Meet members of the Heart Center team and get facts about your heart health.
Friday, February 7
National Wear Red Day!
Wear red today. Mass General departments that submit a photo of all people wearing red will be entered into a drawing for a free lunch.
To enter: Submit your photo of your department to MGHHVSInstitute@partners.org. Photos must be submitted by Friday, February 14 at 5:00 pm.
The winners will be announced on Friday, February 21.
Learn more (PDF)
- Tips for heart health
Corrigan Minehan Heart Center physicians share their tips on ways to prevent and control heart disease.
- Learn how heart disease is different for women
Find information about symptoms and risk factors
- Read about the myths of heart disease
Misconceptions have created a gender gap in treatment of women with cardiovascular disease
- Download a brochure (PDF)
Learn more about specialized cardiac care for women at the Corrigan Minehan Heart Center
- Make an appointment at the Heart Center
Request an appointment online or call 866-MGH-8910 to begin the appointment process
- Contact the Heart Center
Call 866-MGH-8910 to learn more about the Corrigan Minehan Heart Center
In the News
- Ask the expert: The myths and facts about women and heart disease
Malissa Wood, MD, discusses the myths surrounding women and heart disease.
- Raising heart disease awareness
Jennifer McIntyre, RN, a Mass General nurse and Heart Center patient joins the AHA's Boston Heart Walk
Learn about the American Heart Association
Learn about the movement and how you can get involved in your community
- Assess your main cardiovascular health risk factors
Call the Massachusetts General Hospital Corrigan Minehan Heart Center outpatient access nurse at 866-MGH-8910
Our approach to patient care brings together a team of cardiac specialists who create a personalized treatment plan for each patient.