Doctor Stories

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Stanford Medicine continues to establish itself as a national leader in heart transplants with record-breaking volumes, innovative research, and remarkable accolades.
May 25, 2022

Press Release
Stanford Medicine continues to establish itself as a national leader in heart transplants with record-breaking volumes, innovative research, and remarkable accolades.
May 25, 2022

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Learn about atrial fibrillation (AFib) and medications with cardiologist Dr. Anurag Gupta.
April 27, 2022

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Learn about ablation and medications to treat atrial fibrillation (AFib) with Dr. Paul J. Wang.
April 27, 2022

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Learn about hybrid catheter-surgical ablation to treat atrial fibrillation (AFib) with Dr. Anson M. Lee.
April 27, 2022

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Learn about concomitant atrial fibrillation surgery with Dr. James Longoria.
April 27, 2022

Physician Stories
A study led by researchers at the Stanford Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery found long-term survival after heart transplantation has improved over the last 50 years at the longest-running heart transplant center in the United States.
March 16, 2022

Physician Stories
Stanford Medicine cardiologist Kiran Kaur Khush, MD, set out to discover why so many donor hearts were going unused. She and fellow researchers spearheaded the groundbreaking Donor Heart Study, the largest study ever conducted on donor heart acceptance for transplantation. The results of this research could significantly increase the number of successful heart transplants performed, saving countless lives.
December 9, 2021

Physician Stories
The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine has awarded $31 million to three Stanford researchers to launch trials of treatments for common diseases. Four other Stanford researchers also received a total of $4.55 million.
September 9, 2021

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The heart, kidneys, and brain communicate through nerves to regulate blood pressure (BP). Overactive signals from these nerves raise BP. Renal denervation reduces these signals by removing nerves from the artery leading to the kidneys.
August 17, 2021

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TAVR, a nonsurgical treatment for aortic stenosis, is now available to more patients at Stanford Health Care. We use a catheter to replace your valve without opening your chest.
August 17, 2021

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The heart, kidneys, and brain communicate through nerves to regulate blood pressure (BP). Overactive signals from these nerves raise BP. Renal denervation reduces these signals by removing nerves from the artery leading to the kidneys.
August 17, 2021

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Women often experience heart symptoms differently. They receive less preventive care and may struggle to get diagnosed. Our Women's Heart Health Program can help. We offer diagnostic testing and treatments tailored to women’s specific needs.
August 17, 2021

Press Release
Dr. Eldrin Lewis, an internationally recognized expert on heart failure, heart transplant, and quality of life for cardiovascular patients, has joined Stanford Medicine as Division Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine.
June 30, 2020

A $10 million gift has enabled the launch of a center focusing on optic disc drusen, a poorly understood eye disease that can lead to visual impairment or even blindness.
March 14, 2020