Browsing the "Heart & Vascular" Category

St. Luke’s University Health Network Expands Their Cardiology Fellowship

June 19th, 2015

The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine received approval from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) to expand its existing cardiovascular disease fellowship to include a one-year fellowship in interventional cardiology, beginning July 1, 2015. Peter Puleo, MD, Director of Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program and a member of St. Luke’s Cardiology Associates interventional team, will oversee

Mobile Heart & Vascular Screenings Three-month Pilot Program Begins February

February 6th, 2015

St. Luke’s University Health Network has teamed up with HealthFair, a leading health and wellness company offering consumers affordable mobile screening services, to provide heart and vascular screenings and annual wellness visits to residents throughout St. Luke’s service region. The screenings will be available through a St. Luke’s branded mobile unit at various scheduled locations beginning in late

Cutting Edge Technology for Advanced Heart Failure

November 3rd, 2014

Patients with advanced heart failure can be left with few choices to improve their quality of life. Heart transplants may not be readily available to local residents and may not be an option for all HF patients. Left ventricular assist devices were developed to provide patients with life sustaining circulatory support for a failing heart