Local Surgeon Instrumental in Securing Masks
Cardiothoracic surgeon David Talton, M.D., saves lives every day at North Mississippi Medical Center, but he usually does it one patient at a time.
New Procedure Fixes McCartney’s Heart Issue
Last spring Patrick McCartney noticed he was often short of breath, but he dismissed it. However, at his checkup in March 2019, his doctor did not.
New Minimally Invasive Procedure at NMMC Prevents Stroke
NMMC recently became the first hospital in north Mississippi to use a procedure called TransCarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR) to reduce the risk for stroke.
NMMC Named Among 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals Nationwide
North Mississippi Medical Center has been included in the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ annual study by IBM Watson Health™
NMMC to Celebrate with Heart Month Activities
North Mississippi Medical Center’s Heart and Vascular Institute will celebrate American Heart Month with several activities during February.
Dr. Parsons Joins Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery Clinic
Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Clinic announces the association of Billy D. Parsons, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Foundation Donates AEDs to Lee County Schools
Lee County School District now offers the security of having automated external defibrillators (AEDs)
Batesville Man Enjoying Life (& Turnip Greens) after Heart Device
Cecil Wages of Batesville was skeptical about the Watchman device cardiac electrophysiologist Dr. Jim Stone recommended after hospitalization for abdominal bleeding.
NMMC Cath Lab Featured for Quality Improvement in National Digest
NMMC was featured in Cath Lab Digest’s Sept. issue for using new technology to reduce the amount of X-ray dye used in procedures.
North Mississippi Medical Center-Iuka Offers New Heart Testing
North Mississippi Medical Center-Iuka recently expanded its nuclear medicine services to include studies of the heart.