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2011-02-15 08:24:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During American Heart Month, Dr. Charles D. Fraser Jr., chief of congenital heart surgery and surgeon-in-chief at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston pays tribute to heart pioneer Dr. Denton A. Cooley, who became Texas Children's first chief of cardiovascular surgery when the hospital opened its doors in 1954. Dr. Cooley, already famed for adult cardiac surgeries, performed the first congenital heart surgeries at Texas Children's on babies...

2010-06-22 12:07:00

Achieving 100th Percentile in the STS National Database for 6 Years Running REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sequoia Hospital announced today receiving the best percentile for five-year performance in Aortic Valve Replacement (AVR) Operative Mortality from 2005-2009 according to the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) National Database Report. Out of 955 participating sites, Sequoia Hospital's Heart and Vascular Institute achieved the most favorable performance in...

2009-08-27 11:01:00

PHOENIX, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. David J. Caparrelli who practices at Arizona Heart Institute (AHI) became an active member of the Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) during its Vascular Annual Meeting in Denver. With 3,000 members, the SVS is the largest professional society dedicated to the advancement of excellence and innovation in vascular health through education, advocacy, research, and public awareness. A former fellow of endovascular surgery at Arizona Heart Institute (AHI),...

2008-10-01 12:00:31

PHOENIX, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arizona Heart Institute (AHI) is proud to introduce David J. Caparrelli, MD who recently joined the AHI Division of Cardiovascular Surgery. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia and former fellow of endovascular surgery at the AHI, Dr. Caparrelli is board certified in general and vascular surgery and has recently completed his cardiac surgery training at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore,...

2008-02-26 03:00:33

St. Joseph's Hospital, Minnesota's first hospital and a nationally recognized pioneer in cardiovascular care, announced today that Dr. Robert W. Emery has joined its organization as Medical Director of Cardiovascular Surgery. Dr. Emery has enjoyed a distinguished cardiothoracic surgical career spanning more than 30 years, both in the Twin Cities and across the country. His academic and professional appointments include Brigham and Women's Hospital and Children's Hospital Medical Center in...

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