Tag: UVA Heart and Vascular
UVA Health Among Select Centers to Offer Curative Therapy for Rare Pulmonary Hypertension
Learn how a team of dedicated clinicians brought pulmonary thromboendarterectomy to Virginia.
Tips to Ensure Your Heart Patients Don’t Delay Routine and Emergent Care
As we reach the one-year mark since the COVID-19 pandemic began, the decline in patient visits at hospitals nationwide signals an urgent need for action.
Mitral Valve Regurgitation: Studies Now Enrolling at UVA
As a renowned heart center that excels in valve surgery, UVA has taken significant steps over the past decade to find alternative solutions to make treatment for mitral valve regurgitation safer, easier and more effective.
An Expanding UVA Heart & Vascular Team Includes New, Highly Skilled Subspecialists
Get to know past president of the American College of Cardiology, Michael Valentine, MD, and sports cardiologist Michael Ayers, MD.
UVA Heart and Vascular, Neurosurgery, Spine and Orthopedics Recognized Among Top 100
Becker's Hospital Review has once again ranked University of Virginia Heart and Vascular and UVA Orthopedics among the top 100 hospitals and health systems in the country with great heart and orthopedics programs.
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Protocols for Cardiac Surgery Help UVA Tackle National Opioid Shortage
At UVA, Enhanced Recovery After Surgery protocols have proven to improve outcomes, speed recovery and better the patient experience overall.
Get to Know: Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon William Robinson, MD
Robinson specializes in complex lower extremity bypass and endovascular therapy for PAD, aortic aneurysm disease, cerebrovascular disease and hemodialysis access.
UVA Leads Introduction of MRI-Compatible Pacemakers and Defibrillators
Physicians at UVA were among the first in the country to implant the Medtronic MRI-compatible three-lead Amplia MRI™ and Compia MRI™ ICDs, which provide pacing in both ventricles as well as the right atrium.
Get to Know: Cardiovascular Geneticist Matthew Wolf, MD
Read about Wolf's efforts to apply the latest breakthroughs in genetics to the treatment of patients with heart disease.
Tools You Can Use to Improve Your Patients’ Heart Health
Learn about a UVA program having a big impact on women’s heart health in our community.