Left Atrial Appendage Closure
Dr. Robert Vernooy, Jr., M.D., discusses how he manages stroke prevention in AFIB patients by placement of a left atrial appendage closure device.
Stress Induced Cardiomyopathy
Takotsubo syndrome or broken heart syndrome, can occur when a person experiences sudden acute stress that can rapidly weaken the heart muscle and often mimic or cause cardiomyopathy. Dr. Brian J. Adams, discusses why this can occur in ...
Intensive Cardiac Rehab & Pritikin
Dr. Megan A. Sattler, discusses how cardiac rehabilitation has evolved to a more intensive, patient centric approach, and how the Pritikin Program helps prevent and reverses the progression of heart disease and other health concerns.
Amin Yehya, M.D., performs implantation of a CardioMEMS device on a patient. This permanent implant allows for daily pulmonary artery pressure readings from home for proactive heart failure management.
AFIB & Flutter Ablation
Erich L. Kiehl, M.D., presents a patient case where he performs an ablation to correct atrial fibrillation and flutter.
Aortic Balloon Valvuloplasty
Deepak R. Talreja, M.D., presents a patient case where he performs an aortic balloon valvuloplasty procedure to correct severe aortic valve stenosis and improve blood flow across the valve.
Sentara Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic
Michael S. Eggert, M.D., provides an in-depth look at the nationally certified Pulmonary Hypertension Program at Sentara, by defining what is PAH, and how it is diagnosed, treated and managed by the exceptional multi-disciplinary team ...