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Dallas, Plano Researchers Test New Device to Treat Advanced Heart Failure

01/25/2016 Researchers at Baylor Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute and The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano have begun studying a next-generation heart device that could give long-term solutions for patients with advanced heart failure.Read More »

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano Earns Top Rating for Cardiovascular Care

01/22/2016 The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano† enters 2016 with a rare and valued quality achievement, recognition by The Society of Thoracic Surgeons as a three-star quality program in coronary bypass surgery (CABG)...Read More »

Renowned Cardiothoracic Surgeon Joins The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano

01/22/2016 Bruce Lytle, M.D., a cardiothoracic surgeon who until recently served as chairman of Cleveland Clinic's Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute, has joined The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano†.Read More »

Our Future is Bright: Hospital Celebrates 11th Anniversary, Plus a New Name

11/23/2015 Baylor Scott & White Health announces the first name change among its Collin County hospitals.Read More »

New CT Scanner Captures Single Heartbeat, High-definition Images

08/31/2015 Cardiologists at The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano (THHBP) can now capture high-definition images of a patient's heart in only a fraction of a second using a single heartbeat, giving physicians a unique 4D analysis of a patient's heart condition. Read More »

U.S. News & World Report Names Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas No. 1 Best Hospital in Dallas Metro Area

07/20/2015 Eleven Baylor Scott & White Health hospitals have been recognized for 2015-16 by U.S. News & World Report.Read More »

100 Year-old Patient Receives New Aortic Heart Valve Without Incision

06/29/2015 At age 100, Helen Edens has seen the world change. Born Aug. 22, 1914, Edens recalls childhood memories of horse-drawn carts bringing ice blocks to her family's home refrigerator and her father starting the hand-cranked car.Read More »

Experts Address Heart Disease and Other Women's Health Issues

01/29/2015 Heart disease is the leading cause of death for U.S. women, killing 292,188 women in 2009—that's 1 in every 4 female deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).Read More »

Laser and Surgical Robot Combine to Stop Patient's Chest Pain

11/28/2014 Using a medical laser and a robotic surgical system, a cardiothoracic surgeon on the medical staff at The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano (THHBP) created 30 new holes, or channels, in the heart of a 58-year-old Dallas area man.Read More »

New Interventional Radiology Suite Opens at Baylor Plano

08/28/2014 When a stroke strikes, time matters. Restoring normal blood flow quickly saves brain cells and brain function. New technology at Baylor Plano provides patients with faster access to a range of treatment options. Read More »

Family’s Research of Hospital Quality Yields ‘Best Surgical Option’

07/29/2014 At 38, Josh Miller didn't think heart disease could be an issue. Yet he experienced chest pain and tightness while installing garage shelves and drove himself to the nearest emergency department.Read More »

Three-Star Rating Earned in Cardiovascular Care

01/20/2014 The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano begins 2014 with another three-star quality rating, the highest rating possible from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), for aortic valve replacement surgery (AVR) and coronary bypass surgery (CABG).Read More »

Two Baylor Health Care System Hospitals and a Physician Practice Earn National Award for Excellence

11/21/2013 Two Baylor Health Care System hospitals and a HealthTexas Provider Network group are Press Ganey 2013 Beacon of Excellence Award winners. Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital and The Heart Hospital Baylor Plan...Read More »

Baylor Researcher Included In First Public Outcomes Report From Transcatheter Valve (TVT) Registry In JAMA Medical Journal

11/18/2013 The first of its kind transcatheter heart valve therapy for the treatment of severe aortic stenosis showed positive results related to in-hospital mortality rate and stroke, according to research published in the Nov. 20 edition of the J...Read More »

Ten Baylor Health Care System Hospitals Named ‘Top Performers’

11/18/2013 Ten Baylor Health Care System hospitals have been recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. Read More »

New Hope Offered To Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis

11/14/2013 The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano became the first in the nation to treat a patient with the catheter-based SAPIEN 3 heart valve using the transapical approach (through the ribs). This new phase of a clinical trial, also known as Partner I...Read More »

Abbott's First-In-Class MitraClip® Device Now Available For U.S. Patients

10/29/2013 Abbott announced  this week that its first-in-class, catheter-based MitraClip® therapy has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and will launch immediately in the United States, providing physicians with a breakthr...Read More »

Baylor Expands Low-dose CT Scan Program for Those at High Risk of Developing Lung Cancer

06/14/2013 For people at high risk of developing lung cancer, the most effective screening may be a low-dose CT scan, according to the latest research published from the National Lung Screening Trial in The New England Journal of Medicine. People...Read More »

Baylor Plano Earns Two Certifications from Joint Commission

03/15/2013 The month of January was busy for the staff at Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano. Not only did the hospital earn The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for its hip and knee replacement program, it was also awarded Advance...Read More »

Baylor Plano Achieves Heart Failure Accreditation

02/25/2013 Baylor Plano announces it has received Heart Failure Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC), an international not-for-profit organization that focuses on transforming cardiovascular care by assisting facilit...Read More »

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