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    • FEBRUARY 12, 2019
    Region’s First TAVR Patient Praises PMC

    Region’s First TAVR Patient Praises PMC

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) continues to lead the way for advancements in heart care for this region. Bud Williams, of Belfry, Ky was the first patient to receive a transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) at PMC. PMC patients who qualify for a TAVR procedure undergo a minimally invasive surgical procedure that repairs a patient’s heart

    • FEBRUARY 1, 2019
    PMC Cardiac Team Performs the Region’s First TAVR Procedure, the Highest Level of Advanced Heart Care

    PMC Cardiac Team Performs the Region’s First TAVR Procedure, the Highest Level of Advanced Heart Care

    The Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) Heart and Vascular Institute is the heart of healthcare in the region and is leading the way to a healthier and longer life for patients in and around the community. On Thursday, January 17, the first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedure was performed at PMC. TAVR is a minimally