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COMPREHENSIVE CAPABILITIES

COMPREHENSIVE CAPABILITIES

Here at the Heart and Vascular Institute of Eastern Kentucky, we have assembled a team of cardiac specialists who bring a broad range of expertise to our program. We have coupled that with cutting-edge technology and have provided our team with the best equipment and operating rooms available. The combined result is comprehensive heart care for the people of our region that is second to none.

Irregular Heartbeat?

 

If you are experiencing irregular heart rhythms, particularly if those symptoms are combined with fatigue, dizziness and shortness of breath, Pikeville Medical Center’s Electrophysiologists specialize in diagnosing and treating the full breadth of conditions that involve the heart’s electrical system.

 

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The Watchman

 

WATCHMAN is a permanent implant that offers an alternative to the lifelong use of blood thinners. It’s about the size of a quarter and made from very light and compact materials. If you have a history of bleeding or a lifestyle, occupation or condition that puts you at risk for bleeding, ask your doctor about the WATCHMAN Implant.

 

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Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery

 

At Pikeville Medical Center, the future of heart surgery is no longer tomorrow. It’s today. Minimally-invasive options make procedures safer and less invasive. Trust our cardiac team to the care of your heart. Together. We are Saving Lives.

 

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Heart Cath Lab

 

Pikeville Medical Center’s Cardiac Cath Lab has been nationally recognized in Cath Lab Digest.

 

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  • Pikeville Medical Center Nationally Recognized for Its Commitment to Quality Heart Attack Care

    Pikeville Medical Center Nationally Recognized for Its Commitment to Quality Heart Attack Care

    The American Heart Association presents the Mission: Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center Bronze award for implementation of quality treatment, care coordination for heart attack patients. Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® STEMI Receiving Center Bronze recognition for its commitment to offering rapid, research-based care to people experiencing a specific type

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  • PMC First in Kentucky to Offer New Computer-Aided Arterial Thrombectomy System

    PMC First in Kentucky to Offer New Computer-Aided Arterial Thrombectomy System

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) is the first hospital in Kentucky to offer a new, advanced “arterial thrombectomy” device. This device, the Penumbra Lightning Bolt™ 7, was created to aid physicians in extracting blood clots quickly and efficiently from peripheral arteries. These types of blood clots oftentimes require invasive open surgery or can result in amputation.

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  • PMC’s Specialized Team Committed to Fighting Vascular Disease in Eastern Kentucky

    PMC’s Specialized Team Committed to Fighting Vascular Disease in Eastern Kentucky

    During February, much attention is given to diseases and disorders that affect a patient’s heart and how they negatively affect a person’s quality of life. At the Heart and Vascular Institute of Eastern Kentucky at Pikeville Medical Center (PMC), there is a specialized team of physicians and medical providers who are dedicated to treating conditions

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    Minimally Invasive Treatment for Severe Aneurysms

    It is common knowledge that many types of diseases and disorders within the body can present symptoms that mimic other issues. This is often the case when a patient has a serious type of aneurysm known as an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), which can cause back pain, for example, if it causes any symptoms at

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Heart & Vascular Institute of Eastern Kentucky
911 Bypass Road, Building A
Pikeville, KY 41501
606-430-2201

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