Why Choose Sentara

Sometimes it’s hard to think clearly about "matters of the heart." But it’s important to have the facts and to make an informed decision. Because, unfortunately, one in four people will have — or have had — a heart-related problem.

When your heart is sick, you and your family feel scared and vulnerable. But you don't have to feel alone when you are going through your diagnosis and treatment. Sentara Heart at Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital is with you every step of the way.

With the latest cutting-edge technology and physician specialists educated at some of the most prestigious schools in the country, Sentara Heart Center at Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital offers the sophisticated treatments our patients need. And our community hospital setting provides a tradition of caring that ensures we never forget what is at the heart of every treatment—a person.

From our experienced team of physicians, to our specially trained cardiac nurses, to the customer service representatives who park your car, we combine the resources of a major medical center with the compassionate, individualized care found in a community hospital. That is the difference between delivering treatment and providing care.