LIJ offers ‘breakthrough’ in heart surgery
News Alexa Altman 1/27/2012 at 2:16PM

The cardiothoracic team at LIJ Medical Center was the first in Queens and Long Island to perform an innovative type of non-surgical heart valve replacement procedure, treating patients with faulty heart valves without undergoing open heart surgery. This method is only practiced in the top seven percent of cardiac programs in the country. Patients suffering [...]