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Lankenau Heart Institute first in the Philadelphia region to treat patient in landmark Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement (TMVR) Pivotal Trial

The Lankenau Heart Institute is the first in ­­­­­­­­­­the Philadelphia region to treat a patient in the APOLLO Trial – the pivotal trial designed to evaluate the Intrepid™ TMVR system in patients with severe, symptomatic mitral valve regurgitation. As the … Continue reading

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LMC’s Dr. Bushra appointed medical director of Narberth Ambulance

Joseph Bushra, MD, chief of Emergency Medicine and vice president of the Medical Staff at Lankenau Medical Center, has been appointed medical director of Narberth Ambulance, effective August 1, 2018. Dr. Bushra has served Narberth Ambulance for several years as … Continue reading

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Monthly overnight breakfast service kicks off June 21!

By Suzanne Barrile, Retail Food Service director | Aramark | Food and Nutrition | Healthcare, Lankenau Medical Center Lankenau Medical Center is kicking off a new initiative on June – the Longest Day of the Year! As a show of … Continue reading

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Vince Papale keynotes LMC Cancer Survivor’s Night

Vince Papale, former Eagles player and cancer survivor, addressed attendees at LMC’s Cancer Survivor’s Night celebration on June 6. He gave an inspirational speech about his Eagles career and his own successful fight against cancer in the early 2000’s. Photo:  … Continue reading

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LMC elevator renovation set to begin June 4

  On Monday, June 4, Lankenau Medical Center will begin a project to completely renovate the elevators in Garage B. We anticipate that this work should last through late August. For the duration of this project, only one elevator will … Continue reading

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MLH physicians attend ATS meeting

By Susan A. Gregory, MD, Pulmonology Associates, Lankenau Medical Center medical director, Lankenau ICU LMC physicians Lee Greenspon, MD, and Jacqueline Sutter, DO, along with four fellows, attended the American Thoracic Society (ATS) meeting in San Diego recently. The fellows … Continue reading

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Austin Williams, MD, received award at ASBS Annual Meeting

By Donna Heyduk, manager, General Surgery Residency, minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery Fellowship, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Lankenau Medical Center Austin D. Williams, MD, MSEd, is the recipient of the Outstanding Scientific Presentation which recognizes an outstanding presentation by a resident, fellow, or trainee.  … Continue reading

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LMC hosted Health Career Academy finale

By Michelle Corkery, manager, Annenberg Conference Center, assistant to Barry D. Mann, MD The Health Career Academy finale was held at Lankenau Medical Center on April 18. Barry Mann, MD, chief academic officer served as the master of ceremonies. Participating … Continue reading

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LMC to host VTE epidemic symposium

On Thursday, April 19, LMC will host, Stopping the VTE Epidemic:  An Innovative Cutting-Edge Action Plan, a symposium focusing on the most recent medical research and innovation in the field of venous thromboembolism, taught by key opinion leaders. The course … Continue reading

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LMC study shows improved outcomes for patients undergoing minimally invasive aortic valve replacement

Patients undergoing minimally invasive aortic valve replacement (MIAVR) using two facilitating technologies had several significant benefits when compared with MIAVR patients whose surgeries did not include facilitating technologies, according to a new study authored by several clinicians from Lankenau Medical … Continue reading

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