Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic

The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) Clinic at OHSU is the first of its kind in Oregon dedicated to treating this complicated disease, in which the heart muscle becomes abnormally thick. It is the only center in Oregon certified by the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association. For appointments, call 503 494-1775.

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic

Meet our Team


Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is the most common genetic cardiac condition, is difficult to diagnose and affects each person differently.

OHSU's integrated team from Cardiology, Medical Genetics and Pediatric Cardiology helps people with HCM and their families lead normal lives.

Dr. Heitner is director of the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic at the OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute.  Dr. Heitner specializes in caring for patients with uncommon and complex cardiac conditions, and he is an expert in cardiac imaging.

Meet Our Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Team

Treatment Options

OHSU experts will help find the right treatment for your hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Your care may include medications, surgical procedures, management of arrhythmia or heart failure treatments. Read more

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503 494-1775


OHSU Center for Health & Healing
3303 S.W. Bond Ave., 9th floor
Portland, OR97239

OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute: What is Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy?

Dr. Stephen Heitner, Cardiologist at the OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute, talks about symptoms, treatments and OHSU’s Hypertrophic Cariomyopathy Program, the only one in Oregon.

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OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute partners with providers around the region to care for patients with heart and vascular conditions. We provide continuing education, clinical trials, and resources for the practitioners we work with.

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