Without warning, Wesley’s heart stopped while he was at work. By calling 9-1-1 immediately his coworkers quickly got him the help he needed. It was the action of the first responders and the coordinated care of Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular that saved Wesley’s life. Both Wesley and his doctors stress the importance of dialing […]
Monthly Archives:March 2012
When Barbara Wells had trouble breathing she came to Adventist Medical Center. Her doctors quickly determined that the problem was with her heart. After deciding that she would need heart surgery she discussed the option of robotic-assisted surgery with Dr. Tom Molloy of Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular. Together they decided that robotic surgery was […]
Heart attack signs can be different for women than for men. Dr. Doug Dawley, on Greater Portland Today discussing the signs and symptoms of a heart attack. Patient Carol Witherspoon joins Dr. Dawley and discusses her heart attack and her symptoms.