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WAFB: New 3D stent trial at Baton Rouge General

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) –¬†A patient at Baton Rouge General became the first in the nation to take part in a study using new 3D technology. Using the Avinger Pantheris…

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Women’s Wellness: Peripheral Vascular Disease

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) – Millions of Americans have it. It can be painful, and even fatal. “If you look at the statistics, there’s about a 40% cardiac mortality rate…

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WAFB: Camera Takes Surgeons Inside Arteries

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) –¬†Clearing plaque from clogged arteries is a common procedure that saves lives. It just got even easier thanks to a new, high-tech catheter that lets surgeons…

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Dr. Schwartzberg Performs New Procedure for PAD

Baton Rouge Clinic vascular surgeon Dr. Glen Schwartzberg performed a new FDA-approved procedure for peripheral artery disease (PAD) on Tuesday, the first of its kind in the region. The only…

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Health Articles & Videos
Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)

PAD is a process that can affect every artery in the body. Arteries bring nutrient-rich, oxygenated blood to individual organs. The result of PAD is that plaque builds up in…

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Hardened Arteries Are A Sign Of Heart Disease – How Well Are Your Arteries?

Getting your arteries checked is a good way to screen for heart disease. One such procedure done at the Baton Rouge Clinic focuses on the carotid or neck arteries and…

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