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Birmingham Heart Clinic Expands Services

By | 2017-11-25T15:16:59+00:00 July 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Birmingham Heart Clinic Expands Services BIRMINGHAM- Birmingham Heart Clinic (BHC) physicians are now providing cardiology services in connection with St. Vincent’s Birmingham Cardiology Clinic located downtown at 2700 Tenth Avenue South, POB 2, Suite 305. The cardiologists who are practicing at St. Vincent’s Birmingham are Drs. Monica Hunter, James Towery, and Richard Vest. [...]

New Painless Procedure Seals Varicose Veins

By | 2017-11-25T15:17:01+00:00 March 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|

New Painless Procedure Seals Varicose Veins By: Ann B. DeBellis A team of Birmingham cardiologists will be the first in Alabama to use a new minimally invasive approach to closing varicose veins. Approved by the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) in February 2015 and recently cleared for use in the United States, the [...]

PAD Month

By | 2017-11-25T15:17:03+00:00 September 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|

PAD Month September is National Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) Awareness Month. One in 20 Americans over the age of 50 has PAD, and though it is a common and treatable disease, it is largely unknown, often unrecognized, and its symptoms are commonly attributed to old age. Peripheral arterial disease is caused by [...]