UAB Medicine is the first in Alabama to advance cardiology services by offering a first-of-its-kind heart stent that gradually dissolves in the body.
May 13, 2016
Lynda Welker has experienced many hardships, but the Kirklin family has helped her live a full life.
February 08, 2016
Selma’s first black police chief now has new opportunities ahead thanks to a new procedure from UAB cardiologists.
January 29, 2016
Throughout the month of February, the University of Alabama at Birmingham, UAB Medicine, and Heart and Vascular Services will raise awareness about heart disease and ways to help prevent it.
Published in Service to Community
April 27, 2015
The protective effect is achieved by reducing acute inflammation in the spleen and the left ventricle of the heart.
Published in Innovation & Development
The S-ICD, which sits just below the skin, leaves the heart and blood vessels untouched while providing the same protection as traditional ICDs.
January 09, 2013
Published in News You Can Use
August 29, 2012
Adrenalin-suppressing beta-blockers may delay need for valve-replacement surgery if used early in a growing cause of heart disease.
Leesar will be the inaugural holder of an endowed professorship in cardiology.
Published in Faculty Excellence