Category: Heart & Vascular (Page 3)
New UVA Vein and Vascular Care Clinic Opens In Northern Virginia
UVA Health System is now seeing patients at UVA Radiology Vein and Vascular Care Gainesville.
Complex Coronary Artery Disease Can Be Treated Effectively with the Right Tools In the Right Hands
Patients with complex coronary artery disease (CAD) have more options than ever before to manage debilitating symptoms and improve overall outcomes.
Identifying Which Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Patients Are at Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death
To more accurately identify risk factors for sudden cardiac death, UVA researchers are leading an international observational study evaluating data from an NIH-funded registry of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients.
UVA Heart and Vascular Center Earns Two Notable Recognitions
UVA Heart and Vascular Center has earned the Gold Level Excellence in Life Support Award from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization and has also been recognized as a Center of Comprehensive Care by the Pulmonary Hypertension Association.
Do You Need to Move More?
You know the importance of exercise. You’re well aware of its value in maintaining your health. You likely even prescribe it regularly to your patients. But are you following doctor’s orders?
Video: FDA Approves PFO Occluder Device to Prevent Recurrent Ischemic Stroke
Interventional cardiologist Scott Lim, MD, explains the advantages of the AMPLATZER™ PFO Occluder device, which was recently approved by the FDA and is now available at UVA.
UVA Heart and Vascular Center Expands to New Fontaine Location
UVA Heart & Vascular Center welcomed its first patients at its new location at Fontaine Research Park, which is easily accessible and has free parking.
Robotics Make Coronary Angioplasty More Precise
The robot allows for improvements in precision and measuring that really couldn’t be performed before. It also removes the radiation risk and ergonomic discomfort involved in performing coronary angioplasties.
Two Former Fellows Join the Surgical Team at UVA Heart & Vascular Center
Learn more about their clinical areas of focus and why they chose to stay at UVA.
UVA Heart and Vascular Center Recognized for MI Care and Heart Failure Treatment
UVA’s skilled team of cardiologists, heart surgeons, nurses and therapists provide comprehensive care and monitoring to complex heart patients.