We thought there couldn’t be a better way to wrap up National Heart Month than a recipe from our doctor that doubles as both heart healthy and savory. This week, we have a recipe from none other than Dr, Oscar Rodas, our physician
– Dr. Omer Zuberi, of First Coast Cardiovascular Institute in Jacksonville, FL, is one of the first in the country to use the Diamondback 360® Coronary Orbital Atherectomy System
(Jacksonville, FL – May 28, 2015) – We are proud to announce Dr. Omer Zuberi, Interventional Cardiologist, is the first physician in Northeast Florida to implant the CardioMEMS Heart Failure (HF) System. The CardioMEMS HF System is the first
Your cardiovascular health is no longer a one-man show; these days it takes a village of subspecialties to keep your ticker ticking!
It used to be that the general practitioner took care of all our medical needs. That was more than 50 years ago. Since then, the revolution in cardiovascular medicine and technology has made
Emergency surgery followed many missed chances to diagnose illness
By Sandra G. Boodman
Songer, then 54, was alone in his Jacksonville, Fla., home after a long day at work when he suddenly felt a searing pain — “like something hit me on the back of the head with a sledgehammer” — that
Women in Medicine Delivering Extraordinary Care at Orange Park Medical Center
By Cheryl Lock
That was the answer every one of the nine physicians—all of whom are on staff at Orange Park Medical Center — gave while being interviewed when the question was, “What do you love about your job?”
It’s a hard question
Bloomington, Ind. — Cook Medical has completed patient enrollment in a study evaluating a technique for achieving vascular access via below-the-knee arteries. The new access technique could be used in treating peripheral arterial disease (PAD), including patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI).
The Tibiopedal Access for Crossing of Infrainguinal Artery Occlusions study enrolled 200 patients with completely obstructed lower-limb arteries.1
A recovering economy and skyrocketing healthcare costs present a challenge for patients and providers alike, but while others are still scrambling for a solution, First Coast Cardiovascular Institute is already treating patients at lower out-of-pocket costs.
“High quality care doesn’t always have to equal high cost,” says