Dr. Mark Metzl, doctor of cardiology at Northshore University Healthsystem, joins Anna to talk about a variety of topics including ways to lower the risk of AFIB, his thoughts on wearing smart watches to monitor heart rhythm and how Northshore has been handling patient care as a result of COVID-19.
Dr. Mark Ricciardi is the director of interventional cardiology and structural heart disease at Northshore University HealthSystem. Dr. Ricciardi speaks with Anna Davlantes about the most common interventional procedures that he does, the difference between interventional cardiology and open-heart surgery, how he is using telehealth services to care for patients during the COVID-19 outbreak, and […]
Heart disease is the leading health challenge facing men and women in the United States. Fortunately, there are simple steps you can take every day to improve your heart health… and your quality of life. The Cardiovascular Institute at NorthShore University HealthSystem offers these four doable heart health tips.
Living with Atrial Fibrillation… or AFib… can be extremely challenging. AFib is is a quivering or irregular heartbeat. Also called arrhythmia, AFib can lead to blood clots, stroke, heart failure and other dangerous heart-related issues. So at NorthShore Cardiovascular Institute, they’re utilizing the latest AFib treatment innovations.