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
Deborah — long on the forefront of the most cutting-edge technologies — is now a pioneer in providing shared outpatient care to monitor patients who have undergone implantation of left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) at implanting centers in the region.… Read more
Deborah is excited to welcome William S. Hirsch, DO, as the new Chair of the Department of Cardiology.
Dr. Hirsch, who most recently served as the President and Managing Partner of the Mercer Bucks Cardiology Group, brings a wealth… Read more
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
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
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
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
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
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
The national NIH-sponsored PROMISE study has been concluded after a lot of hard work by Dr. Pamela Douglas and the rest of her team at the Duke Clinical Research Institute, as well as a lot of hard work performed at… Read more
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
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
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
South Jersey Magazine highlighted some of the region’s leading cardiologists on the latest in heart-preserving innovation and technology. Deborah’s Vice President for Medical Affairs, Dr. Lynn McGrath, weighed in on the Center’s committed to its patients.
http://www.southjersey.com/articles/?articleID=30607… Read more
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