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    Cardiovascular Medicine

    Chief: Susan Smyth, MD, PhD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine in association with the Gill Heart Institute, a dedicated cardiovascular center, provides comprehensive care in the same location, including clinics, non-invasive cardiac diagnostics and invasive cardiac techniques such as cardiac catheterization, angioplasty and electrophysiology. The Institute also provides a base for the physicians providing this care and has special focus on counseling for cardiac patients and their families.

    The Institute’s clinical programs target the high incidence of heart disease in Kentucky, while the research and teaching programs work to advance cardiovascular care throughout the world.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-0295    Fax: 859-257-8699


  • Specialties

    • Ankle/brachial index (ABI) testing
    • Ablations
    • Arrhythmia management
    • Atherectomy
    • Biventricular pacing
    • Cardioversion
    • Carotid stenting
    • Complex rhythm mapping and evaluation
    • Cryoablation
    • Diagnostic catheterization
    • Echocardiography (transthoracic, transesophageal)
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Holter monitor
    • Implanted cardiac defibrillator (ICD) checks and programming
    • ICD implants
    • Interventional cardiology
    • Intravascular ultrasound
    • Patent foramen ovale/atrial septal defect (PFO/ASD) closures
    • Pacemaker implantation
    • Pacemaker interrogation and programming
    • Peripheral vascular interventions
    • Renal stents
    • Rotoblator
    • Stents
    • Stress testing
    • Transtelephonic event recorders
    • Transtelephonic pacemaker checks
  • Clinic locations 

  • UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion G
    Gill Heart Institute
    First Floor
    1000 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0602

    Call 859-323-0295
    Fax 859-257-8699


    Fleming County Hospital Specialty Clinic
    920 Elizaville Ave.
    Flemingsburg KY 41041

    Call 859-257-1000
    Call 800-333-8874


    Kentucky River Medical Center
    424 Jett Drive
    Jackson KY 41339

    Call 859-257-1000
    Call 800-333-8874


    Morehead Medical Specialists
    234 Medical Circle
    Morehead KY 40351

    Call 859-257-1000
    Call 800-333-8874


    Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center
    625 James S. Trimble Blvd.
    Paintsville KY 41240

    Call 606-789-3511


    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
    Medical Arts Building
    140 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456-1310

    Call 866-940-4938


    Georgetown Community Hospital
    Suite 105
    1140 Lexington Road
    Georgetown KY 40324

    Call 502-868-1100


    UK HealthCare - Manchester
    Suite 2
    65 Glendale Drive
    Manchester KY 40962

    Call 859-257-1000
    Call 800-333-8874


    UK HealthCare - Winchester
    Suite 300A
    225 Hospital Drive
    Winchester KY 40391

    Call 859-737-6480


    UK HealthCare – Whitesburg
    226 Medical Plaza Lane
    Whitesburg KY 41858

    Call 859-257-1000
    Call 800-333-8874

  • Mailing address

    Department of Internal Medicine
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
    Charles T. Wethington Building, Room 326
    900 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536