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UF Health is a leader in Cardiovascular Care

Published: Feb 27th, 2019

University of Florida Health physicians are involved in leading-edge clinical care and research that are moving forward the boundaries of cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis and care.

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UF Health team successfully performed transcarotid endovascular repair of an ascending aorta pseudoaneurysm

Published: Feb 25th, 2019

A review of endovascular repair of an ascending aorta pseudoaneurysm in a patient with contraindications to traditional approaches.

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UF Health surgeon offers improved survival with repair of aortic arch disease

Published: Feb 22nd, 2019

A study led by cardiothoracic surgeons at the University of Florida College of Medicine has shown that, when compared with two-stage repair of the aortic arch, the frozen elephant trunk procedure, […]

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Nikia’s Second Chance

Published: Sep 14th, 2018

Read the incredible story of the heroic efforts by numerous University of Florida Health teams who saved Nikia, a girl with injuries so severe, the medical experts said, “She shouldn’t […]

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UF Health launches advertising campaign featuring two surgeons

Published: Dec 19th, 2017

Dr. Thomas Beaver and Dr. Lisa Spiguel are two of the four physicians featured in the new UF Health advertising campaign, focused on problem-solving care.

A passion for surgery: Thomas Beaver, M.D., M.P.H.

A passion for surgery: Thomas Beaver, M.D., M.P.H.

Published: Dec 10th, 2015

For some, the annual eighth-grade frog dissection is a source of anxiety, squeamishness and lengthy permission slips. For Thomas Beaver, M.D., M.P.H., it was a moment of revelation.

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UF Health Shands Transplant Center testing new device for rehabilitating donated lungs

Published: Mar 20th, 2015

The UF Health Shands Transplant Center is testing a new approach that could improve the viability of many donated lungs, allowing more of them to be used and shortening the […]

UF Health breaks ground for new Heart & Vascular Hospital, Neuromedicine Hospital

Published: Jan 23rd, 2015

University of Florida Health broke ground today for the UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital and the UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital, a $415 million project that will give rise to […]

Long-time UF surgeon becomes chief of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery

Long-time UF surgeon becomes chief of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery

Published: Dec 3rd, 2013

Thomas Beaver, M.D., M.P.H., has been named the new chief of the division of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery at UF Health, within the UF College of Medicine’s department of surgery. […]

Rosalie Youngerman was the 100th person to undergo a transcatheter aortic valve replacement at UF Health Shands Hospital.

UF Health marks 100th transcatheter aortic valve replacement as program growth continues

Published: Sep 30th, 2013

For Rosalie Youngerman, the chance to get a new aortic valve without open-heart surgery was literally a lifesaver. In July, Youngerman became the 100th person at the University of Florida […]