Dr. Alain Heroux, a Loyola heart failure specialist, talks about how seriously this type of disease affects every aspect of his patients' lives. Loyola started its heart transplant program in 1984 and expanded care with its Advanced Heart Failure program in 2004. Loyola's survival and morbidity rates are among the top in the country. He derives great satisfaction in helping his patients and their families to feel healthier. For more information or to make an appointment, please call (888) LUHS-888/(888) 584-7888.