News Articles on 'Cardiothoracic Surgery'
At St. Luke's, problems extend beyond transplants
Even as the federal government prepares to cut off funding to Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center's poorly performing heart transplant program, the Houston hospital has continued to promote itself as a national leader in cardiac surgery. The hospital and its ...
Source: Houston Chronicle
Published: 03 Aug 2018
Sutureless valve marks new leap in cardiac surgery
In the cases we performed, we just removed the diseased valve and replaced it withstented, sutureless valve without any suture. Recently, a cardiac surgeon conducted surgery using miniature pump in a highrisk patient with 90% arteries blockages. In the ...
Published: 12 Aug 2018
A novel approach to cardiac surgery
Second-year medical student Kevin Cyr is part of a team of Stanford researchers investigating new ways to survey electricity in the heart. The research has led to the development of cardiac surgical devices that could one day help patients who suffer from ...
Published: 03 Aug 2018
CMC physicians pioneer less invasive thoracic surgery
Dr. Benjamin Westbrook, right, and Dr. Yvon Baribeau stand next to the daVinci Surgical System in an operating room at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester. (COURTESY) MANCHESTER — Historically, thoracic surgery — surgery on the lungs or other parts ...
Source: New Hampshire Union Leader
Published: 19 Jul 2018
FAQ: How and Why We Rank and Rate Hospitals
In our heart bypass surgery and aortic valve surgery ratings, we weighed whether the hospital had voluntarily released ratings it received from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, a professional organization for heart and chest surgeons. For hospitals that ...
Source: U.S. News & World Report - Health
Published: 14 Aug 2018
Eric Church Reveals He Underwent Major Emergency Surgery in 2017
"To them, I was going to die.” Church spent three days in recovery from his first surgery. Doctors went back in to take out his top rib one week later. "Normally, if you’re athletic [and have thoracic outlet syndrome], you’ll start having issues at ...
Source: The Boot
Published: 26 Jul 2018
Dr. Rawn Salenger MD
Thoracic surgeons and cardiac surgeons have the same general training and certified by the same board. Cardiac surgery deals with the heart, and thoracic surgery focuses on the lungs. Cardiac surgeons deal with heart transplant, heart disease, coronary ...
Source: US News Health
Published: 09 Aug 2018
NorthBay Healthcare welcomes new cardiothoracic surgeon
Allen earned his medical degree from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tenn., and comes to NorthBay Healthcare from a hospital in Springfield, Mo., where he served as division chair of cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery. He is certified by the ...
Published: 29 Jul 2018
Press Release: NorthBay Welcomes New Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Cardiothoracic surgeon Keith Allen, M.D. has joined the NorthBay Heart & Vascular Center. Dr. Allen earned his medical degree from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee, and comes to NorthBay Healthcare from a hospital in Springfield, Missouri ...
Source: Daily Republic
Published: 30 Jul 2018
Cardiac Surgery Devices Market Highlights Various Opportunities 2026
North America is the largest market for cardiac surgery devices and is expected to dominate the market throughout the forecast period. Asia Pacific is the fastest growing region in the forecast period. Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/31/2018 -- Cardiac ...
Published: 31 May 2018
Chandigarh: GMCH conducts its first cardiac surgery
THE GOVERNMENT Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), Sector 32, conducted its first cardiac surgery on Tuesday. The procedure was done with the assistance of PGIMER experts. GMCH doctors said that the patient was one-month-old infant on prolonged ventilator ...
Source: The Indian Express
Published: 12 Jun 2018
Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinic Of North Mississippi Pa
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Published: 09 Jun 2018
Vince Velasquez had offseason surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome
Last August, Phillies starter Vince Velasquez was placed on the 10-day disabled list with what was characterized as a “right middle finger injury.” Shortly thereafter, Velasquez underwent season-ending surgery to repair a vascular issue with his right ...
Source: Yahoo Sports
Published: 15 May 2018
Cardiothoracic Surgeon Joins Froedtert
From the Medical College of Wiisconsin: Goya V. Raikar, MD FACS, FCCP, joins the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, and brings a wealth of experience in robotic mitral valve repair.
Source: USA Patch
Published: 19 Jan 2018
UAMS temporarily suspends cardiac surgery program
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has temporarily suspended their cardiac surgery program and are now diverting patients to Baptist Health. While this may come as a shock to some, it certainly wasn't for UAMS officials who told KATV they're ...
Published: 03 May 2018
Thoracic surgeon joins Southcoast Health
FALL RIVER — Southcoast Health announced recently that Tammy Gleeson, DO, has joined the thoracic surgery team located at both 191 Bedford Street in Fall River and 208 Mill Road in Fairhaven. She will serve as the lead physician for the Southcoast ...
Published: 07 Sep 2016