September 2012 Your Health Matters

Volume: 
9 · 
Issue: 
9 · 

Excellence in Cardiac Care:  Now and Into the Future

In February, 2002, Jefferson Regional opened The Heart Institute.  Ten years later, the Heart Institute is an award-winning center with a reputation for outstanding patient care, advanced technology and highly-skilled cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons who treat the most complex cardiac cases.

Meet Dr. Takahashi: Our Newest Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Jefferson Regional is excited to welcome Dr. Takahashi to our medical team. She brings with her a unique set of surgical skills that will help the award-winning Heart Institute of Jefferson Regional continue to grow and exceed expectations for excellence.

Another Prestigious Award for Cardiac Surgery

The cardiac surgery program has earned the highest designation given to hospitals from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

Timeline:  A Decade of Advanced Cardiac Care

A timeline highlights major achievements of The Heart Institute.

Q&A with Glen Miske, DO, Medical Director, Electrophysiology

The Heart Institute at Jefferson Regional offers the most advanced diagnostic and treatment tools to control a variety of hearth arrhythmias.  Dr. Miske answers some important questions.

Palliative Care:  A Life-Affirming Program

Palliative Care Services at Jefferson Regional have partnered with the Jewish Healthcare Foundation for a program titled “Closure.”  Together they will present a fall program series to help educate those living with a chronic illness and their families.

Calendar of Events


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