Blog & News

World Heart Day—September 29

In recognition of World Heart Day, Deborah is urging everyone be informed – heart disease is one of the world’s leading causes of death. Also, did you know that your heart beats about 100,000 times each day? Both could be… Read more

Vascular Lab Accreditation

Deborah Heart and Lung Center’s Non-Invasive Vascular Laboratory has been granted a three-year term of accreditation in Vascular Testing—in the areas of Extracranial Cerebrovascular Testing, Peripheral Venous Testing, and Peripheral Arterial Testing—by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).… Read more

Announcing Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVADs)

Drs. Niya Jones and Jennifer Mazzoni are excited to announce that we are now providing shared outpatient care of patients with left ventricular assist devices (LVADs). LVADs are surgically implanted devices that provide durable support for patients with poor blood… Read more

Maria’s Deborah Patient Journey

For 40 years, Maria Jelonek suffered from abnormal heart rhythms. Doctors in her native Poland, and later in the United States, insisted her dangerous condition had no obvious or immediate cure. As the problem continued and worsened, Maria confronted serious,… Read more

Deborah Recognized with Three Awards

Deborah Heart and Lung Center was recognized for outstanding efforts to set an example of health and wellness for the communities.
  • Chamber of Commerce of Southern New Jersey | Wellness Award
  • American Heart Association | Gold Seal Fit-Friendly Worksite Award
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WATCHMAN Implant

Congratulations to Drs. Richard Kovach and Raffaele Corbisiero, along with Drs. Allen Mogtader and Dr. Justin Szawlewicz, who combined Deborah’s Cardiac Interventional, Electrophysiology, and Cardiology team talents on the hospital’s first WATCHMAN implant. The WATCHMAN left atrial appendage closure device… Read more

Karen Magrini’s Deborah Patient Journey

It’s usually not very nice to be happy when your husband gets a cold. But in Karen Magrini’s case, that cold around the Christmas holidays saved her life. “I knew when Joe got sick that I would probably get it,”… Read more

PAD/AAA Screening

September 26, 2015 Deborah Heart and Lung Center is holding a screening event on September 26th to assess for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) and abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). This is a one-time screening. If you have diabetes, are a smoker,… Read more

Deborah Tops List of NJ Hospitals — Again

HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) is a standardized government survey instrument and data collection methodology for measuring patients’ perspectives of hospital care. One of the valuable benefits of the HCAHPS survey program is the ability to… Read more

Drug-Coated Balloon

Deborah’s team of Interventional Cardiologists have pioneered a new device at Deborah – the IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon. Deborah is proud to be among the first hospitals in the area to offer this new minimally-invasive treatment for patients with peripheral… Read more

Targeted Medicine

Deborah is now using genetics testing to create “personalized medicine” for cardiac patients. As the first area hospital to move into this exciting new area, Deborah cardiologists can now tailor certain pharmacological treatments based on a patient’s DNA make-up. Focused… Read more

Lenape High Returns for Heart Challenge Win

Pemberton Township (Burlington Times Dispatch) – Lenape High School won the Deborah Heart Challenge for the 10th time in a row Sunday. Nine area high schools competed in the 17th annual competition at Pemberton Township High School. Vascular… Read more