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General Physicians PC

General Physicians PC
Posted at 12:47 PM, Feb 06, 2018

Linda talks with Dr. Vijay Iyer an interventional cardiologist with Great Lakes Cardiovascular.

Dr. Iyer directs the complex valve clinic at Buffalo General Medical Center, as well as structural heart interventions at the Gates Vascular Institute and Buffalo General Hospital.  

He tells us what interventional cardiology is and some of the new technologies offered in minimally invasive heart procedures.  He also explains what TAVR is and who is a candidate for this procedure.  He also talks about the Watchman Procedure and who is a good candidate for this.