Heart & Vascular Institute
Atif Baqai, MD, FACS, RPVI, Division Chief of Vascular Surgery at AMITA Health and Tejas Shah, MD,FACS, RPVI, Vascular Surgeon at AMITA Health, present a case study of a surgical repair of a 14-cm abdominal aortic aneurysm with aorto-caval fistula.
At the AMITA Health Heart & Vascular Institute, a multidisciplinary team of specialists provides leading-edge treatment options for heart valve replacement in patients with aortic stenosis.
The AMITA Health Heart & Vascular Institute is one of only two institutions in the Chicago suburbs that offers the Watchman™ procedure to reduce risk of stroke in patients with AFib.
For patients with severe mitral regurgitation, evidence of degenerative mitral valve disease on transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), and for those patients who are at high risk of surgical complications (based on the STS scoring system ...
Atrial fibrillation is not a benign disease and should be evaluated and treated as soon as possible after diagnosis.
From diagnosis to treatment, the team at the AMITA Health Heart & Vascular Institute provides compassionate care for patients with heart failure.
Breast cancer differs from patient to patient, and the AMITA Health Advanced Breast Surgery Program provides personalized care based on each patient’s particular case and treatment goals.
The AMITA Health Cancer Institute offers one of the most comprehensive lung cancer programs in the region — from lung cancer screening and smoking cessation programs to minimally invasive diagnostic and surgical procedures to compassionate palliative care.
The AMITA Health Cancer Institute is committed to supporting a comprehensive Oncology Research Program.
Diamond Headache Inpatient Program
Advancements in the treatment of chronic migraines, as well as clarity in their classification, have made it easier for doctors to manage the condition and have helped patients enjoy more pain-free days.