Articles for Tag: "heart surgery"

Why do your heart valves matter? 
Why do your heart valves matter?
Eleven million Americans suffer from disease in this part of the heart.
Why surgeons typically don’t ‘crack your chest open’ anymore 
Why surgeons typically don’t ‘crack your chest open’ anymore
Robots, special long instruments and even microscopic tools contribute to this kind of surgery.
From Diagnosis to Discharge – Six Days Changed His Life 
From Diagnosis to Discharge – Six Days Changed His Life
A heart surgery didn’t stop his love for life.
What do you do when your heart problems are complicated? 
What do you do when your heart problems are complicated?
How a team of doctors changed one navy vet’s life.
How a heart scan caught her kidney cancer 
How a heart scan caught her kidney cancer
“It looked like a snowman in my heart.”
‘The whole world looks better’ 
‘The whole world looks better’
How this heart procedure got one man back to his regular life.
A new lease on life: Patient celebrates 10-year anniversary after heart surgery 
A new lease on life: Patient celebrates 10-year anniversary after heart surgery
Roger Mohr, 89, celebrated his milestone anniversary of living with a ventricular assist device, surrounding by his doctors, nurses and care staff.