Community first in Indiana to offer dedicated Cardio-Oncology Clinic
During chemotherapy treatment for cancer, some drugs can adversely affect the heart. At the Cardio-Oncology Clinic, doctors and patients can take proactive steps to take care of the heart while the patient is fighting cancer. Led by cardiologist Rey Vivo, M.D., the program uses cardiac imaging and biomarkers for early detection and treatment of potential cardio-toxicity from cancer therapy. At risk patients will receive an individualized cardiac risk evaluation and treatment plan, with care coordinated between cardiologists and oncologists. Read more >>
CardioMEMS™: New hope for heart patients
Dr. Michael Robertson, interventional cardiologist, talks about CardioMEMS™, a medical implantable device that measures pulmonary artery pressures and provides early detection of heart failure as it begins to progress. Learn more here or in the video below.