Dr. Foteh on Vascular Procedures

While many may associate amputations with traumatic events such as war, the more common causes often stem from vascular disease exacerbated by diabetes, according to the nonprofit Amputee Coalition.

Dr. Ganim on LVD

Marie Holt, a 79-year-old former Navy nurse from San Antonio is the first patient at the Kingwood Medical Center and in the Lake Houston area to have a specialized heart procedure using “the world’s smallest catheter-based heart pump,” the Impella Ventricular Assist Device (VAD).