The Christ Hospital heart and vascular second opinion services

Do you need a second opinion?

When it's your heart, it's worth accessing the regions experts. A second opinion can help ease your mind by discussing your diagnosis with a specialists in your specific condition and understanding all of the treatment options available. 

If you've been diagnosed with any of the following conditions, consider The Christ Hospital for a second opinion:

When should I consider a Second Opinion?

Why seek a second opinion?

  • You’re not feeling confident about your doctor’s decisions

  • Your symptoms are not getting better

  • You're feeling rushed to commit to a medicine or procedure

  • You may have heard of other options — including not needing the medicine or procedure, or one being less expensive than another.

  • You’re concerned about the risk or how it might affect your lifestyle, family or work

What are some common misconceptions about getting a second opinion?

  • Not sure if insurance covers second opinions

  • Afraid of offending their current physician

  • Too much of a hassle to leave their current network

All of these are not true!

Second opinion appointments are covered by most insurance plans and our Second Opinion Navigator will contact your insurance company on your behalf, and verify coverage.  They will also help obtain any necessary medical information before your appointment, so you don't have to worry about a thing.

Why The Christ Hospital for my Second Opinion?

If you have been diagnosed with a heart condition, there are many things to consider when choosing your health care provider. We are often the first choice for a second opinion due to our world-class physicians known for:

  • Specialization

  • Experience

  • Reputation

  • Innovation

Learn more about what sets us apart:

Specialization - our physicians are focused in specific heart conditions, providing advanced care not offered anywhere else. 

Experience - since the 1980's, our physicians have introduced nearly every new cardiovascular treatment to our region.

Reputation - we’re Greater Cincinnati’s “Most Preferred” provider of cardiovascular care and have been named among the Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals in U.S. by Truven Health Analytics for 10 years.

Innovation - We offer the latest treatment options and access to ground-breaking research trials, making breakthrough cardiovascular care available right here in the Tristate.

Access Exceptional Cardiac Care

Advanced heart and vascular care is now more accessible than ever. The Christ Hospital Physicians - Ohio Heart & Vascular has many locations throughout the Greater Cincinnati area.