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Dr. Craig Delaughter, MD, PhD of HeartPlace MidCities on CW33 News
Run Away Heart: Athlete Gets in Shape, Discovers Heart Condition
March 9, 2012 – Chris Langston is about as fit as you can get–as a triathlete he's always swimming, running or biking. Then early last summer while his head said go but his heart said no. "I would feel like my heart just wanted to beat out of my chest," Chris recalled. His doctor referred him to Baylor-All Saints cardiac-electro physiologist Craig Delaughter who recommended a high tech, minimally invasive catheter procedure in which an electrode tip is guided like a GPS to find the exact spot where the abnormal beats are coming from Watch Video
A Record Number of Heart Transplants were Performed over the weekend, just in time for Christmas.
Last week, four local TV stations aired stories about Baylor University Medical Center's heart transplant program. A record number of heart transplants were performed over the weekend, just in time for Christmas. Three patients were highlighted: Cary Brown (WFAA), Sandra Lee (NBC5 and CBS11), and Harold Priest (Fox4).Dr. Shelley Hall, medical director, heart transplantation and mechanical assist devices, was interviewed for the stories.
Busy Weekend For Heart Transplants At Baylor Medical Dallas KTVT-TV (CBS11)
Watch the video here: dfw.cbslocal.com/2012/12/27/busy-weekend-for-heart-transplants-at-baylor-medical-dallas/
Heart Transplant Patient Gets Christmas Wish KDFW-TV (Fox4)
Watch the video here: www.myfoxdfw.com/video?clipId=8109052
Baylor Hospital Performs Record Number of Heart Transplants KXAS-TV (NBC5)
Dr. Thomas Hoang, M.D. of HeartPlace Richardson recommends the da Vinci robot.
Dr. Thomas Hoang, a cardiac surgeon at HeartPlace Richardson, recommends the da Vinci robot for HeartPlace employee Chianti Moore in place of traditional thorasic surgery. Check out the story posted on the Methodist Health System website.
www.methodisthealthsystem.org/ChiantiMoore – "Instead of having the long, painful recovery often associated with thoracotomy, Moore went home five days after surgery, felt normal again not long thereafter, and has minimal scarring."
Dr. Nhan Nguyen of HeartPlace Richardson and HeartPlace Renner recognized in the Methodist Health System Progress Notes Publication
Dr. Rick Snyder of HeartPlace Medical City and President of the Dallas County Medical Society in the news
Dr. Rick Snyder speaks on behalf of the Dallas County Medical Society about West Nile virus & aerial spraying.
WFAA-TV (Channel 8)
August 7, 2012
Dr. Rick Snyder speaks on behalf of the Dallas County Medical Society about West Nile virus & aerial spraying. FOX4-TV (Channel 4)
August 7, 2012
Dr. Rick Snyder speaks on behalf of the Dallas County Medical Society about West Nile virus & aerial spraying. NBC5-TV (Channel 5)
August 16, 2012
HeartPlace welcomes Dr. Vijay S. Ramanath, M.D., F.A.C.C.
|Vijay S. Ramanath, M.D., F.A.C.C.|
Dr. Ramanath specializes in interventional cardiology including peripheral vascular interventions and general cardiology. He is board Certified in the following
- Internal Medicine
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Nuclear Cardiology
Dr. Ramanath will be practicing at the HeartPlace Plano West and HeartPlace Allen locations.
Welcome aboard Dr. Ramanath!
April – May 2012
Dr. Shelley Hall of HeartPlace BHVH (Baylor Heart & Vascular Hospital) in the news
Message from 20-year-old transplant recipient: 'Keep the faith'
WFAA-TV (Channel 8)
May 22, 2012–Dr. Shelley Hall, medical director of heart transplantation at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and a physician on staff Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital, was interviewed by channel 8's Debbie Denmon about Kareen Momo, a 20-year-old heart transplant patient.
Heart Recipient Makes Debut at Byron Nelson Championship
WFAA-TV (Channel 8)
May 15, 2012–Dr. Shelley Hall, medical director of heart transplantation at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and a physician on staff Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital, was interviewed by channel 8's George Riba about Erik Compton, who is making his first appearance on the tour. Compton has had two heart transplants.
Organ Transplant Recipients Reunite at Baylor Center in Dallas
Dallas Morning News
April 15, 2012– Gloomy weather didn't stop hundreds of transplant recipients from celebrating life on Sunday. Watch this video from the 25th annual reunion for those who have received organs at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and Baylor All Saints Fort Worth offered patients a chance to catch up with one another, hospital staff and their surgeons.
HeartPlace welcomes Dr. Peter Tauriainen, M.D.
Dr. Tauriainen specializes in Thoracic Surgery. He is board Certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
Dr. Tauriainen will be practicing at our HeartPlace Baylor Plano location.
Welcome aboard Dr. Tauriainen!
D Magazine The Best Doctors in Dallas
Five HeartPlace physicians were chosen for D Magazine's 2011 edition of The Best Doctors in Dallas. Pick up your copy today or subscribe online!
Congratulations to all of our HeartPlace doctors:
Dr. Peter A. Frenkel, MD of HeartPlace Garland on NBC5 News
Doctors say the emotional highs and lows you experience when watching your favorite sports team has a real impact on your heart. Click here to see Dr. Frenkel discuss common game day related heart concerns.
Dr. Joel Roffman M.D. of HeartPlace Baylor Plano launches his first Electronic Newsletter
HeartPlace HEB's Dr. Iyad Rashdan, M.D.
HeartPlace HEB's Dr. Rashdan in the Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital "What's Up Doc?" newsletter discussing women and cardiovascular disease. Click here to read the newsletter and check out page 2!
HeartPlace joins the American Heart Association for Heart Walk 2011
Join us for this year's AMA Heart Walk! On September 10th, HeartPlace will be participating in both the Dallas Heart Walk and the Tarract County Heart Walk. Come join us! Check out our facebook page for photos from the event coming soon!
HeartPlace welcomes Carl J. Horton Jr, MD
Dr. Horton specializes in Cardiovascular Disease and Nuclear Cardiology. He is board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, and Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Horton will be practicing at our HeartPlace South Arlington location. Welcome to HeartPlace Dr. Horton!
HeartPlace welcomes Dr. Sanjay Bhargava, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Dr. Bhargava specializes in Interventional Cardiology and Nuclear Cardiology. He is board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, and Nuclear Cardiology.
Dr. Bhargava will be practicing at our HeartPlace Huguley location.
Welcome aboard Dr. Bhargava!
HeartPlace opens new location in Plano – HeartPlace Baylor Plano
In an effort to better serve our patients, we've added another convenient location. HeartPlace Baylor Plano opens at 4716 Alliance Boulevard, Suite 470, Plano, Texas 75093. Please call (972) 941-3100 to schedule an appointment.
Dr. Joel Roffman MD and Dr. Thomas Hoang MD will be practicing at our newest HeartPlace location. The staff at our HeartPlace Baylor location is the most personable and professional imaginable. Ask us for references, who can then give testimonials. Our patients will agree, Dr. Joel Roffman MD combines a rare blend of competence and bedside manner – unmatched in the entire region.
Come see us at HeartPlace Baylor Plano! Call for your appointment today!
Dr. Richard Snyder of HeartPlace Medical City briefs the House Republican Freshman
Dr. Richard Snyder was asked to present on various aspects of health care reform representing the American College of Cardiology in a briefing to the House Republican Freshman on February 8, 2011. Click here to read a transcript of the briefing.
|Georges A. Feghali|
HeartPlace welcomes Dr. Georges Feghali, MD, FACC!
Dr. Feghali specializes in Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular Disease. He is board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, and Nuclear Cardiology.
Dr. Feghali will be practicing at our HeartPlace BHVH and HeartPlace Corsicana locations.
Welcome aboard Dr. Feghali!
11 of our physicians were listed in Texas Monthly Magazine as Super Doctors for 2010!
- Azam Anwar, M.D. of HeartPlace Baylor
- Michael Donsky, M.D. of HeartPlace Baylor
- Shelley Hall, M.D. of HeartPlace Baylor
- Keith Routh, M.D. of HeartPlace Garland
- Richard W Snyder II, M.D., F.A.C.C. of HeartPlace Medical City
- Gary Weingarden, M.D. of HeartPlace Richardson
HeartPlace launches facebook fan page!
HeartPlace launches a facebook fan page. Click here to visit our fanpage! Become a fan and get tons of heart healthy tips and recipes and more! We'll share our favorite links and videos and HeartPlace updates. Make your heart happy and find us on facebook!
|Joel A. Roffman, M.D.|
HeartPlace's Dr. Joel Roffman speaks in the Sister Alice Potts Endowed Lecture Series
Presentation Title: "Beyond Testing and Prescribing.Becoming a More Complete Healer"
Presented By: Joel Roffman, M.D.
Time: 8am to 9am
Location: Hickey Auditorium, Main Building, Floor 11 (R11.1400)
Format: Grand Rounds
CME: AMA PRA Category 1, 1.0 credit hours
Sponsor: Div. of Cancer Medicine
HeartPlace participates in the American Heart Association's HeartWalk
Every year HeartPlace participates in the American Heart Association's HeartWalk. Did you know that cardiovascular disease is the No. 1 killer of all Americans? In fact, someone dies from CVD every 38 seconds! Join HeartPlace and more than a million people in 300+ cities across America in taking a stand against heart disease and helping save lives!
Join us Saturday September 11th as we join thousands of others and walk with the American Heart Association! HeartPlace will be participating in both the Dallas HeartWalk and Tarrant County HeartWalk. We hope to see you there!
|Craig Delaughter, MD, PhD, FACC, FHRS|
HeartPlace welcomes Craig Delaughter, M.D., PhD
HeartPlace welcomes another new physician, Craig Delaughter, M.D., PhD! Dr. Delaughter will be practicing at our HeartPlace Grapevine location.
HeartPlace's Dr. Nguyen in ON magazine
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Join HeartPlace on Facebook!
HeartPlace is pleased to announce our very own Facebook group is now open. If you are already a member of Facebook, please feel free to join the HeartPlace group for periodic news announcements, information, recipes, heart healthy tips and more. Just click the image to the left to follow us on Facebook!
HeartPlace welcomes 3 new physicians to our family! Scott L. Greenberg, M.D. now practicing at HeartPlace Grapevine and HeartPlace North Hills.
Scott L. Greenberg, M.D.