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At Pikeville Medical Center, the future of heart surgery is no longer tomorrow. It’s today. Trust our cardiac team to the care of your heart. Together. We are Saving Lives.

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Pikeville Medical Center saved my life.

Rick Sexton had a heart attack at work – a mile underground. He doesn’t remember much about that day, but his wife, remembers the call telling her just how critical the situation was. Rick was life-flighted to Pikeville Medical Center where one of the region’s most respected interventional cardiologists, Dr. Muhammad Ahmad, was waiting in the cath lab to repair the blockage in his left anterior descending artery – a blockage known as the widow-maker. Today, Rick is back to work and doing well. He recognizes the Pikeville Medical Center team for its great care and for together – saving his life.

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    • SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
    PMC’S New Cath Labs Revolutionize Heart Care In Eastern KY

    PMC’S New Cath Labs Revolutionize Heart Care In Eastern KY

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) has made a giant leap in cardiac care with the installation of three new state-of-the-art interventional cardiac catheterization (cath) labs. At the heart of the new cath labs is the Philips Azurion imaging system. This advanced technology helps to optimize patient comfort and enables physicians to provide an advanced level of

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    • SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
    PMC Committed To Attacking Heart Disease

    PMC Committed To Attacking Heart Disease

    The cath labs, recently installed at Pikeville Medical Center (PMC), play a vital role in the future of heart care in eastern Ky. This expansion and investment of the state-of-the-art cath labs supports the commitment to aggressively fight heart disease, the number one killer of both men and women. The patients in the region deserve

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    • AUGUST 24, 2018
    World–Renowned Cardiologist Serving PMC Patients

    World–Renowned Cardiologist Serving PMC Patients

    Pikeville Medical Center’s (PMC) growth in the Heart and Vascular Institute continues. PMC is focused on hiring the best physicians in the world to provide the best care possible to the community. PMC is proud to announce the addition of Pradeepto Ghosh, MD, a world renowned Cardiologist. Dr. Ghosh is the latest addition to the

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    • AUGUST 6, 2018
    PMC welcomes cardiologist Syed Imam, MD

    PMC welcomes cardiologist Syed Imam, MD

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) proudly announces the addition of Syed Haider Imam, MD, general cardiologist. Dr. Imam received his medical degree from Aga Khan Medial University in Karachi, Pakistan. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and he completed his residency and fellowship in SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY. Dr.

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