Latest cardiac surgeon Stories

2014-10-20 16:26:56

First Aortic Valve With Removable Stent Provides Performance Similar to Native Valve With the Ease of Implanted Stented Valve AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Oct. 16, 2014, surgeons with Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeons became the first in Texas to implant the Solo Smart((TM)) Aortic Pericardial Heart Valve. Faraz Kerendi, M.D. and Stephen J. Dewan M.D., cardiothoracic surgeons at Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeons, performed the procedure at Heart Hospital of...

2014-09-18 23:00:49

Heart Transplant program becomes one of only two programs in South Florida. Hollywood, Florida (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute at Memorial Regional Hospital made history this week by performing the first ever, adult heart transplant in Broward County. The hospital received UNOS (United Network for Organ Sharing) approval to launch the adult heart transplant program earlier this year, becoming one of only two programs in South Florida. The skilled...

2014-06-17 12:29:25

IRVINGTON, N.Y., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abyrx(TM), Inc., a privately?held specialty biosurgical products company, today announced it has partnered with Unify Surgical to significantly expand the distribution of its hemostatic bone putty products (AHBP(TM), Hemasorb(TM), Hemasorb Apply(TM), and Hemasorb Plus(TM)) to cardiothoracic surgeries throughout the United States. Under the terms of the agreement, Unify will have leadership responsibility for representing Abyrx's products...

2013-07-18 23:03:02

Dr. Richard Dal Col will work as a liaison between the company and the provider community. Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 In the continued effort to build strong relationships with providers and improve outcomes of member care, CDPHP® is pleased to announce the addition of Richard H. Dal Col, MD, MPH as medical director for surgical services. In this role, Dr. Dal Col provides leadership and serves as a liaison between CDPHP and the physician community. Working with the team of...

2013-07-17 23:26:54

Cardiothoracics surgeons from Southeast Asia take peer to peer training for leading heart surgery methods, MICS CABG, at The Heart Institute at the Staten Island University Hospital. Staten Island, NY (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 Cardiothoracic surgeons from Southeast Asia recently visited The Heart Institute at Staten Island University Hospital, New York to be trained in performing Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (MICS CABG) a procedure that was pioneered by...

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