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).
On July 7, 2014, the crew on ambulance M94 for Harris County Emergency Corps (HCEC) arrived on a scene at 9:37 a.m. and treated the patient like they would any other call on any other day.
New catheter ablation procedure is now available to patients at Kingwood Medical Center
The physicians of Cardiovascular Association have donated proceeds from their heart screening program back to the Humble ISD Athletic Program.
Alternate techniques are often how small changes become big steps in medicine.