At First Coast Cardiovascular Institute, an educated patient is an empowered patient. We believe a well-informed patient will always make healthier lifestyle choices. Check out our patient education videos where our providers empower you with knowledge on healthy living, everything from prevention, to nutrition, and disease management. We know your time is valuable so we stay to the point with videos you can view in the waiting room, at home or on your coffee break.
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Innovative Technology for Coronary Artery Disease
Dr. Sumant Lamba, Board Certified Cardiologist, talks about the Impella device, the world’s smallest heart pump. This tiny device acts like a temporary artificial heart as it maintains blood flow through the body during a cardiac procedure. Watch Dr. Lamba talk about the innovative technology and how it is used to maintain optimal heart health.
How To Clean Your CPAP Machine
Cutting Edge Treatment for Chronic Heart Failure
First Coast Cardiovascular Institute is proud to be among the first in the region to offer patients with chronic heart failure innovative solutions. Watch Dr. Sumant Lamba talk about CardioMEMS Heart Failure System, a cutting-edge device used to monitor heart failure. CardioMEMS is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure monitoring device that has been proven to significantly reduce hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart failure. If you think CardioMEMS could be right for you, call 904.493.3333 to schedule your appointment.
What to Expect After a Sleep Study
You’ve just had a sleep study and aren’t sure what to expect. What does having sleep apnea mean? How long do you have to wait for the phone to ring? How does a CPAP machine work? Dr.Daniel Thielemann, Board Certified Sleep Medicine Specialist, answers these questions & more in this video.
Meditation & Heart Health?
If you aren’t sure what meditation is or haven’t been open to it before, Dr. Sumant Lamba may give you all the reasons you need to give it a shot. Dr. Lamba enjoys a few minutes of meditation every morning. He finds an immense benefit in meditation for his mental & emotional health. To make matters even better, meditation can also play a role in reducing your risk for heart disease. Watch Dr. Lamba talk about the correlation between meditation & your heart health.