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Dr. Satish Tiyyagura Performs the First Micra Pacemaker (World’s Smallest) Implant in St. Joseph’s Hospital, and the first in Passaic County NJ.

On June 30th, Dr. Satish Tiyyagura performed the first Micra™ pacemaker implant at St. Joseph’s Hospital, and the first in Passaic County. Manufactured by Medtronic, Micra is a new, miniaturized and minimally invasive option to treat bradycardia, also known as … Continue reading

Coronary Bypass Surgery Recovery

Recovery after Coronary Bypass Surgery There are times when the damage to the heart is so extensive that coronary bypass surgery is the best choice. Considered open heart surgery, during this procedure a blood vessel graft will be used to … Continue reading