February is American Heart Month! Heart disease is the leading cause of the death among men and women in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. You can reduce your risk by making healthy choices and managing your health conditions. Improve your heart health by taking these small steps during [...]
We offer the advanced Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedure to patients with severe aortic stenosis. This minimally invasive heart valve replacement procedure offers new hope to patients who have aortic valve stenosis and are at high or extreme risk for open-heart surgery. Learn more about TAVR >
James Nguyen, MD, and Megan Smith, DO, presented on Takotsubo cardiomyopathy at the American College of Osteopathic Internists (ACOI) on October 28, 2016. Dr. Nguyen is highly involved in the teaching and academic enhancement of the residents at Manatee Memorial Hospital.
A 52-year-old man made history at Manatee Memorial Hospital by becoming the first person in Bradenton or Sarasota to receive the Absorb™ GT1 Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold stent. The Absorb stent opens clogged arteries to restore blood flow and gradually dissolves in the body, reducing the risk of future blockages that can occur with metal stents. [...]