Peripheral Artery Disease Treatment Options in Lexington, Kentucky

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) occurs when plaque builds up in the arteries, causing symptoms of pain and changes in skin color. Learn about Baptist Health's treatments for peripheral artery disease.

Advanced & Comprehensive Cardiac Care in Lexington, Kentucky

Baptist Health is an accredited hospital that provides advanced and comprehensive care for most cardiac conditions. Learn more about our ongoing processes to improve heart care for our patients.

Heart Disease Prevention Tips in New Albany, Indiana

Scheduling a cardiac screening with your doctor is one way that you can be proactive about cardiovascular disease prevention. Learn more about heart disease prevention tips from Baptist Health.

Differences Between Pacemaker & Defibrillator

Two devices that help patients manage their heart conditions are pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs). Both affect the beating of the heart, which...

Anticoagulation Clinic in Madisonville, Kentucky

This anticoagulation clinic in Madisonville helps patients with DVT or pulmonary embolism manage blood clot formation in legs, hands, and more. Learn about anticoagulation from Baptist Health.

CABG Open Heart Surgery in Madisonville, Kentucky

A coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) is an open heart surgery procedure that requires precise attention to care. Learn about the importance of having CABG surgery at a local hospital from Baptist Health.

Minimally Invasive TAVR Heart Procedure in Lexington, Kentucky

The TAVR procedure, also known as transcatheter aortic valve replacement, is a minimally invasive technique that requires only a small incision in the chest. Learn how Baptist Health uses TAVR to treat heart disease.

Are E-Cigarettes Bad for Your Heart?

What Are E-Cigarettes? Electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes, are battery-powered devices that allow the user to inhale vapors from liquid nicotine. They’re seen as...

The Effects of Stress on the Heart

How Does Stress Affect Your Heart? How does stress affect your heart? Stress is a condition in which your body reacts to a “threatening” situation...

Recovery After a Heart Attack

Understanding What Happens After a Heart Attack For people who have survived what is technically known as a myocardial infarction (MI) and their families, the...

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Therapeutic Hypothermia after Cardiac Arrest in Paducah, Kentucky

Therapeutic hypothermia is the lowering of the body’s temperature after cardiac arrest to preserve neurological function. Learn more about the therapeutic hypothermia protocol from Baptist Health.
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Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery in Louisville, Kentucky

Aortic valve replacement is a catheter-based, minimally invasive procedure that can help treat aortic valve stenosis. Learn more about this heart procedure from Baptist Health.
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Peripheral Artery Disease Treatment Options in Lexington, Kentucky

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) occurs when plaque builds up in the arteries, causing symptoms of pain and changes in skin color. Learn about Baptist Health's treatments for peripheral artery disease.