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Rep. Bryan Cutler toured LMC Emergency Department and Trauma Center

By Mary Kate Coghlan, Communications Representative Bryan Cutler, Pennsylvania House Majority Leader from Lancaster County, visited the new Lankenau Medical Center Emergency Department and Trauma Center last week. Rep. Cutler met with ED staff to learn about our expansion and … Continue reading

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LMC marks opening of newly expanded Emergency Department

On March 13 at 7am, Lankenau Medical Center celebrated the opening of its newly expanded Emergency Department. Not long after the official opening, at just after 8:00am, the ED team fittingly marked this new beginning by helping a mom welcome … Continue reading

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Genotype sequencing shows household plumbing the source of some M. avium infections among local patients, Lankenau researcher finds

Main Line Health clinicians treating patients with Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) infections should consider alerting those patients that the disease-causing bacteria may have come from their water supply at home. Leah Lande, MD, a specialist in pulmonary and critical care … Continue reading

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John Marks, MD interviewed by Main Line Today as part of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

John Marks, MD, chief of Colorectal Surgery, director of Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery and Rectal Cancer Management Fellowship, Lankenau Medical Center, MLHC, was interviewed by Main Line Today magazine as part of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. The article, entitled “Two … Continue reading

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LMC to host educational lecture on aortic aneurysms

Lankenau Heart Institute invites you to join us for an educational lecture entitled, “Evolution in the Diagnosis and Management of Aortic Aneurysms in the 21st Century,” with Joseph S. Coselli, MD, professor of Surgery and chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, … Continue reading

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LMC to host educational lecture on aortic aneurysms

Lankenau Heart Institute invites you to join us for an educational lecture entitled, “Evolution in the Diagnosis and Management of Aortic Aneurysms in the 21st Century,” with Joseph S. Coselli, MD, professor of Surgery and chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, … Continue reading

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Clinical Trial of the Week: Treatment trial for patients diagnosed with advanced rectal cancer

By Donna Loyle, communications specialist, LIMR Main Line Health is recruiting patients who’ve been diagnosed with locally advanced cancer of the rectum and in need of surgery. Researchers seek to determine overall survival and disease-free survival in patients administered a … Continue reading

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Drs. Plestis and Goldman co-author journal article on valve surgery on patients with ITA grafts

Konstadinos Plestis, MD, System chief, Cardiac Surgery, Lankenau Heart Institute, and Scott Goldman, MD, director of the structural heart program, Lankenau Heart Institute, along with several other cardiac physician/research colleagues, have co-authored an article, “Ministernotomy Aortic Valve Surgery in Patients … Continue reading

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Lankenau Medical Center named among Becker’s “100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Heart Programs”

Becker’s Hospital Review has named Lankenau Medical Center, the flagship of Main Line Health’s Lankenau Heart Institute, among its list of “100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Heart Programs.” The award recognizes hospitals leading the nation in cardiovascular care. … Continue reading

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Main Line Health System chief of cardiovascular disease presented positive one-year results for new peripheral vascular study

William A. Gray, MD, system chief of the division of cardiovascular disease at Main Line Health and president of Lankenau Heart Institute, led the first peripheral vascular clinical study to enroll patients with 100% dissected vessels. He presented the one-year … Continue reading

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