You don’t see a lot of people celebrating their 80th birthday with a skydive, but that’s just what one of our patients did. Joan came to Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular from Georgia for mitral valve repair. After discussing her condition with a couple of surgeons she chose to have Dr. Thomas Molloy perform a robotic […]
Ed survived a heart attack thanks to quick CPR from his daughter and thought he was making a full recovery. However, 15 months after his heart attack Ed started having heart trouble again. He visited Dr. Bradley Titus at Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular in Walla Walla who helped diagnose the problem. Dr. Titus recommended […]
Pat Annabel receives emergency cardiac care close to home in Walla Walla Pat Annabel has no obvious risk factors for heart disease, and like most of us, he’d never considered a heart attack a real possibility. Annabel is in good shape, he doesn’t smoke and at 54 years old he considers himself too young for […]
Carlene Moreland is retired and has lived in the Walla Walla area most of her life. Last year Carlene Moreland, 65, went to see her physician, internist Suteevan Cholitkul, MD, at Adventist Health/Medical Group. She didn’t expect to find out she had a heart attack seven years earlier. She was sure heart attacks would be […]
Contractor John Hanson was working on a kitchen remodel when a serious heart attack had him flat on the floor. A quick call to 911—and he was being brought to the cardiac catheterization lab at Walla Walla General Hospital for an emergency stent.
Drew chose Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular because of Dr. Molloy, the staff and the state-of-the-art da Vinci robotic surgery system. Thanks to the minimally invasive surgery, Drew was back on his feet much quicker than a traditional “open” surgery. Learn more about robotic heart surgery at at our robotic surgery page or call 503-607-8380.
Dr. Mark Hart discovered that officer Tom Rhodes had a heart murmur that would require mitral valve repair. Fortunately Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular offers robotic mitral valve repair and Tom was having his procedure done robotically by Dr. Thomas Molloy. With the new Heart to Home program from Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular Tom received […]
Through the continuum of care between Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular in Walla Walla, WA and in Portland OR Charlene was able to receive the absolute best care available. Charlene’s physician referred her to Dr. Titus, a cardiologist in Walla Walla who determined that she needed valve replacement surgery. A simple phone call to Dr. […]
The Heart to Home Program is designed to ensure that patients receive the follow up care that they need after leaving Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular. By connecting with patients a day or two after discharge they are able to answer questions about medications, future follow up appointments or pain management. This program is designed […]
After looking across the country for treatment for his atrial fibrillation, Gary found help in Portland, right in his backyard. Dr. Thomas Molloy and Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular were able to robotically perform the Maze procedure and get his heart functioning normally again. By performing procedure robotically, Dr. Molloy is able to do everything […]