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Jun 18, 2024

Adult congenital heart patients are individuals born with congenital heart defects (CHDs) who have transitioned to adult care. Thanks to advances in medical and surgical treatments, many individuals with CHDs now reach adulthood. These patients require lifelong, specialized care to manage their unique health...


Jun 13, 2024

Paul J. Wang, MD is the co-inventor of Cryoablation with Dr. Peter Friedman, MD, PhD.  He is being interviewed about his technique, developed in the late 1980's.  Cryoablation is a cutting-edge medical procedure that involves using extremely cold temperatures to destroy abnormal tissues or tumors. During...


Jun 11, 2024

Pulsed Field Ablation (PFA) is a promising advancement in the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF), offering a novel approach to restoring normal heart rhythm. Unlike traditional catheter ablation techniques that use heat or cold to destroy abnormal heart tissue, PFA delivers pulsed electric fields to...


Jun 6, 2024

Atrial fibrillation (AF) management involves a careful balance between controlling symptoms, reducing stroke risk, and minimizing treatment-related complications. When considering ablation therapy for AF, several factors are taken into account to determine the optimal timing. Generally, ablation is...


Jun 4, 2024

Atrial fibrillation (AF) risk factors encompass a range of medical conditions and lifestyle factors that contribute to the development or exacerbation of this common heart rhythm disorder. Age is a significant risk factor, with AF prevalence increasing with advancing age. Other cardiovascular conditions...