- Posted on February 8, 2017
Did you know heart disease is the leading cause of death for people in Tennessee? According to the American Heart Association, 1 out of 4 deaths is attributed to heart disease in our state. We all know good habits, like regular exercise and a low-fat diet, can make a big difference to our heart health … »Cardiology | Heart Health | Men's Cardiology | Men's Health | Stay Well | Women's Cardiology | Women's Health
- Posted on November 28, 2016
Due to its ongoing investment in new technologies and specialties, the Erlanger Heart and Lung Institute is now among the very best heart centers in the country with new cardiac bypass surgery. Recently, the Institute announced the arrival of Dr. Larry Shears – one of the world’s most experienced robotic heart surgeons and a specialist … »
- Posted on June 9, 2016
The statistics are staggering. Heart disease is the leading cause of death among American men, causing nearly one in four deaths. Healthier lifestyle habits can help you avoid becoming part of that number. Let’s take a deeper dive into the numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: In 2013, heart disease caused 6 … »
- Posted on February 16, 2016
Most people hope to never need a cardiologist. The reality is that most of us will require a cardiologist in our lifetime, as cardiovascular disease (CVD) will affect one in two men and one in three women. Cardiovascular disease includes: High blood pressure Heart attack Stroke Heart failure Coronary artery disease Diseases of the aorta … »
- Posted on November 10, 2015
Pulsara — an innovative new mobile application for emergency responders — eliminates mounds of paperwork and time-consuming operator calls by connecting Erlanger’s emergency response teams on one simple, easy-to-use platform.Breakthrough | Cardiology | Erlanger News | Heart Attack | Heart Health | Men's Cardiology | Men's Health | Stay Well | Women's Cardiology | Women's Health
- Posted on June 2, 2015
We rely on numbers to accurately assess how good or bad something is. But, men, when was the last time you paid attention to the numbers that could actually save your life? There are four numbers every man needs to know to get a true evaluation of your heart’s health – numbers that can provide … »
- Posted on April 6, 2015
UT Erlanger Cardiology in now offering cardiology appointments to better serve patients in north Georgia and Lookout Mountain through the Erlanger South and UT Erlanger Primary Care Lookout Mountain physician offices. Erlanger South and UT Erlanger Primary Care Lookout Mountain welcome Dr. Kendrick Mills. Board certified in internal medicine with a subspecialty in cardiovascular disease, Dr. … »Breakthrough | Cardiology | Erlanger News | Heart Health | Men's Cardiology | Stay Well | Women's Cardiology
- Posted on August 20, 2014
Erlanger Health System announced today a partnership with HealthFair — a national testing provider that brings convenient and affordable health testing to community neighborhoods via its mobile health centers. Screenings will be offered throughout the region including areas north of Hamilton County and south into northern Georgia.
- Posted on October 5, 2011
Erlanger Health System and UT Erlanger Cardiology are pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Robert L. Huang to its team of 11 board-certified cardiologists. UT Erlanger Cardiology provides specialists in interventional procedures, electrophysiology, and nuclear cardiology.
- Posted on April 28, 2010
Erlanger Health System has received the highest level of Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers (SCPC).