Vassar Brothers Medical Center (VBMC) is a 365-bed facility that has served New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley since 1887. Overlooking the beautiful Hudson River in the City of Poughkeepsie, NY, VBMC has established expertise in cardiac services, cancer care and women and children’s health services. As a renowned regional medical center, VBMC houses the area’s first and only cardiothoracic surgery program between Westchester and Albany and the only Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in the region for premature and critically ill infants. The teams of physicians, surgeons and specialists bring innovative procedures and services to VBMC including robotic orthopedic surgery, liver and pancreatic surgery, interventional neuroradiology, surgical oncology and transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).
Recognized among the nation's highest performing hospitals
In an evaluation of more than 5,000 hospitals across the United States, Vassar Brothers Medical Center received high marks for congestive heart failure and heart bypass surgery.
Transforming healthcare on the Hudson
Vassar’s new 752,000 square-foot state-of-the-art patient pavilion will feature private rooms and advanced treatments in a healing environment unlike any other hospital in the Mid-Hudson Valley.
The Vassar Aorta Program
Highly trained cardiovascular specialists at the Vassar Aorta Program provide advanced treatments, imaging and research to improve quality of life for patients diagnosed with dilated aorta or thoracic aneurysm.