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February 16, 2021 Doc and Heart Health & Wellness Read Article

UPMC Doctor: TAVR – A Lifesaving Heart Valve Replacement Treatment

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), an innovative, minimally invasive procedure was developed to provide an option for high-risk patients. Due to careful research and its successes over the years, it is now an option for high risk patients.

February 9, 2021 Pregnant Heart Health & Wellness Read Article

UPMC Provider: Pregnancy’s Effects on the Heart

A woman’s body goes through many changes during pregnancy. Many of them are obvious like the belly bump, but some are more subtle or hidden like how pregnancy affects the heart and blood vessels.

October 30, 2020 Welcome Dr Muchnik In The News Read Article

UPMC Welcomes New Cardiologist to Williamsport

UPMC welcomes Renee Muchnik, MD, cardiologist to the Heart & Vascular team in Williamsport.

July 8, 2020 Diagonal Texture In The News UPMC welcomes Christopher Enwonwu, MD, interventional radiologist, to the Heart… Read Article

UPMC Welcomes New Interventional Radiologist

UPMC welcomes Christopher Enwonwu, MD, interventional radiologist, to the Heart & Vascular Institute in Williamsport.

January 29, 2020 Heart and Sugar Health & Wellness Read Article

How Sugar Affects the Heart

You probably know that your sweet tooth affects your waistline, but did you know it can also be harmful to your heart?

July 3, 2019 Top Physicians Under 40 In The News Read Article

Three Local Physicians Named to Top Physicians Under 40 List

Three physicians from UPMC Susquehanna were recently named as Top Physicians Under 40 by the Pennsylvania Medical Society.

July 30, 2018 Dr. Desiderio In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Welcomes New Cardiologist to Williamsport

UPMC Susquehanna welcomes Michael Desiderio, DO, cardiologist, to UPMC Susquehanna’s Heart & Vascular Institute in Williamsport.

February 14, 2018 heart health Community Read Article

5 Ways to Love Your Heart

Little daily habits go a long way to prevent heart disease.

February 7, 2018 TAVR Community Read Article

Narrowing Aortic Valve Can Be Treated Without Open Heart Surgery

Patients can now have a minimally invasive procedure called transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) that provides medical teams with an effective treatment option for narrowing aortic valve.

January 26, 2018 heart month In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Promotes Heart Health with Screenings and Events

February is American Heart Month. Heart is the leading cause of death among men and women in the U.S., so UPMC Susquehanna encourages you to make time for your heart this month. The system is offering a variety of heart health educational events and scree

August 21, 2017 Runners In The News Read Article

Run/Walk Benefiting Heart & Vascular Institute Slated for September 4

The 16th Annual Run/Walk For Your Heart will be held Monday, September 4 in Williamsport with proceeds benefiting the Heart & Vascular Institute at UPMC Susquehanna.