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Advanced Heart Failure

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About Our Practice:

WakeMed Heart & Vascular Physicians – Advanced Heart Failure is a Heart Care Plus+ collaboration between WakeMed and Duke Health. Our practice brings advanced care and capabilities in the treatment of congestive heart failure, led by national advanced heart failure expert Stuart Russell, MD and Tanaya Foster, PA-C. Our practice offers same-day access for patients with complex heart failure symptoms, and patients who need immediate follow-up care after a hospital stay. Our providers also work closely with WakeMed Heart & Vascular cardiologists and the WakeMed Heart Failure Program.

Our Location:

Our Providers:

Stuart Russell, MDDr. Stuart Russell

Advanced Heart Failure
WakeMed Heart Center

Tanaya Foster, PA-CTanaya Foster, PA-C

Advanced Heart Failure
WakeMed Heart Center