Article - 3 Minute Read
November 26, 2016
Endovascular surgery is a less invasive procedure that surgeons use to treat damaged blood vessels. Learn more about the risks and benefits.
Medically Reviewed by Heart and Vascular Institute
Categorized as: Heart and Vascular Health
Tagged with: catheter, endovascular aneurysm repair, endovascular surgery, EVAR, stent, surgery
August 27, 2015
Learn about mechanical thrombectomy, the new groundbreaking treatment for stroke available at UPMC. Discover the benefits of this procedure.
Categorized as: Neurosurgery and Brain Health
Tagged with: mechanical thrombectomy, stent, stroke, Stroke Treatment, tPA
Article - 2 Minute Read
January 30, 2015
Leg pain while walking or climbing stairs may be a sign of a serious condition known as peripheral arterial disease, or PAD. Learn about PAD screenings.
Tagged with: angioplasty, heart attack, leg amputation, leg pain, numbness, pain, pain in your leg, peripheral arterial disease, stent, stroke, treatment for this disease