Cardiovascular Conference

Cardiovascular Conference
Winchester Medical Center’s Division of Cardiology offers a full range of cutting edge treatment options that include both medical and interventional techniques.

Medical cardiologists will determine what diagnostic procedures you need and whether the results of these evaluations indicate that you need direct intervention or may safely embark on a course of drug therapy, lifestyle changes, or other conservative steps alone. Depending on the diagnosis, a medical cardiologist may then continue to manage or help manage your care, monitoring your condition, your drug regimen, and any need for further treatment.

Sometimes medical therapy isn’t enough and interventions become necessary. Interventional cardiologists use minimally invasive methods to clear blockages in the coronary arteries, namely angioplasty and stenting, to treat peripheral arterial disease without opening the chest for surgery. These types of procedures don’t take place in an operating room. Interventional cardiologists perform minimally invasive techniques in the catheterization lab, or cath lab as it is more commonly known.

Winchester Medical Center offers interventional treatment options including: 
Click Here to learn how Valley Health eliminated a 30-minute catheterization lab wait time and is treating heart attack victims quicker.
Title: Cardiovascular Conference
Date: Friday, April 11, 2014    Add to Calendar
Time: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Address: Lord Fairfax Community College
173 Skirmisher Lane
Middletown, VA 22645
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Contact Phone: (540) 536-8282
Valley Health Heart & Vascular Services is pleased to present the 14th annual Eugene B. Casey Cardiovascular Conference. This full day event is an excellent opportunity for physicians, nurses and technicians from the region to receive concentrated, comprehensive information on the latest trends and techniques in the care of heart patients. A multidisciplinary team of cardiologists and cardiac nurses will present sessions on the cardiovascular topics from diagnosis to discharge. The same program will be presented each day.

Sponsored in partnership with the Winchester Medical Center Foundation.

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