Less than a year after opening, the hybrid endovascular surgical suite at Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital has helped thousands of local residents and become a destination learning center for surgeons from across the country.
Kingwood Medical Center, an HCA Affiliated Hospital, celebrated Heart Month and supported the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women® national movement to help end heart disease and stroke in women by showing off their red threads on “National Wear Red Day.”
Kousta Foteh, M.D. gave Gearldine Robinson something that no other doctor was willing to give her – hope.
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.