• Improving Cardiovascular Health through the Pursuit and Dissemination of Knowledge

The Sarver Heart Center

Message from the Director


"My vision for the Sarver Heart Center is one of excellence in cardiovascular care, research, and education. I am excited and honored to lead the Sarver Heart Center and look forward to achieving these goals through partnership with our colleagues and our community."


- Hesham A. Sadek, MD, PhD


Innovating. Life-Saving. Patient Care.

Heart News

Hesham Sadek, MD, PhD is the new Sarver Heart Center director


The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson has appointed Hesham Sadek, MD, PhD, as the new director of the Sarver Heart Center and chief of the Division of Cardiology, effective May 1.

Sarver Heart Center Spring 2024 OLLI Lecture Series


The Sarver Heart Center lecture series at the University of Arizona Osher Lifelong Learning Institute will continue with a four-part lecture series in March and April. The lectures will take place on Fridays from 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. between March 22nd and April 12th.

Monique Crawford, MSN, MS: 'I found my group of people'


A former cardiac nurse and clinical coordinator for the Sarver Heart Center's Structural Heart Disease Program pivots toward medicine and is on her way to a residency training program in internal medicine.