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Complete Cardiac Care from Screenings to Interventional Procedures

The Shelton Heart Center at Crittenton offers advanced cardiovascular care and technology, including catheterization labs, an electrophysiology lab, and a state-of-the-art Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit. “Interventional cardiology allows physicians to get inside blood vessels for diagnostic tests or to repair … Read More >

Keep Your Mind Sharp: Decoding Dementia

As we grow older, a certain degree of memory loss is considered normal. However, between 4 and 5 million people suffer from dementia, a loss of mental function that can drastically affect everyday life. The good news is you can … Read More >

Medical Services that Fit your Schedule

Because many people do not have primary care physicians, they often delay seeking the help of a doctor until medical issues can no longer be ignored. The Center for Preventive Medicine at Crittenton hopes to change that approach by making … Read More >

Preparing for Baby: Steps to Help Ensure a Healthy Baby

Use this preconception checklist to ensure you are taking steps to help ensure a healthy baby. Preparing your body for pregnancy will help ensure a nourishing pregnancy and healthy baby while lowering your risk of complications during this enjoyable time … Read More >

Exciting News for Cardiac Catheterization Patients

“We have been expanding our use of transradial access to ensure better patient outcomes and comfort.” – Dr. Samer Y. Kazziha, Executive Medical Director of Cardiovascular Services Each year, more than one million cardiac catheterizations are performed in the United … Read More >