Mount Sinai First in U.S. to Use New Drug-Coated Balloon Catheter
October 14, 2014
Prakash Krishnan, MD, FACC was the first doctor in the United States to use the new drug-coated balloon for peripheral arterial disease (PAD).
The Mount Sinai Hospital’s Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Named after Dr. Samin K. Sharma
September 29, 2014
Mount Sinai Heart reaches $5 million endowment goal for the Dr. Samin K. Sharma Family Foundation Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.
Mount Sinai Heart Hosts 17th Annual Live Symposium of Complex Coronary, Valvular, and Vascular Cases June 10-13
May 30, 2014
29 "live" broadcasts of cardiac procedures will be transmitted from inside the leading Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory of The Mount Sinai Hospital to audience of more than 1,000 medical experts.
Highest Safety Rating Awarded to Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at The Mount Sinai Hospital
May 5, 2014
For 16 consecutive years Mount Sinai awarded highest "two-star" rating by New York State Department of Health for percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI).
The Mount Sinai Hospital First in the World to Offer Patients New FDA Approved Device for Severely Calcified Arteries
October 28, 2013
The Cardiac Catheterization Lab at The Mount Sinai Hospital launches United States' use of Diamondback 360® Coronary Orbital Atherectomy System to reduce severe arterial calcium prior to cardiac stents.
Fully Dissolvable, Temporary Stent for Opening Heart Artery Blockages Now Being Tested at The Mount Sinai Medical Center
September 17, 2013
ABSORB III nationwide clinical trial evaluating the efficiency and safety of Absorb drug-eluting Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffolds (Absorb BVS) for coronary artery disease patients.
Record Attendance at Mount Sinai Heart's 16th Annual 2013 Live Symposium of Complex Coronary Cases
July 3, 2013
More than 1,100 interventional cardiac and vascular specialists participated in Mount Sinai Heart's 16th Annual 2013 Live Symposium of Complex Coronary, Valvular, and Vascular Cases held from Tuesday, June 11, to Friday, June 14.
Mount Sinai Heart Hosts 16th Annual Live Symposium of Complex Coronary Cases: June 11-14
June 7, 2013
The Mount Sinai Medical Center will host its 16th Annual 2013 Live Symposium of Complex Coronary, Valvular and Vascular Cases on June 11-14.
Mount Sinai Earns NY State's Top Safety Rating for Angioplasty
October 16, 2012
Mount Sinai’s Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory is 1 of only 4 in the state to be awarded New York State’s highest "two-star" safety rating for angioplasty.
HealthLeaders - "Building a Cath Lab in 10 Not-So-Easy Steps" - Dr. Samin Sharma
July 3, 2012
The interventional cardiology program at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York has grown from a total catheterization lab volume of just over 14,000 annual cases per year in 2007 to almost 20,000 last year.
HealthLeaders - "Rounds Preview: Excelling in Cardiac Care"
June 13, 2012
The interventional cardiology program at The Mount Sinai Hospital consistently ranks as a top—if not the top—program in New York City in terms of volume and lowest complications.
Mount Sinai’s Cardiac Catheterization Lab Receives Highest Safety Rating From New York State
March 14, 2012
New York State has recognized Mount Sinai's cath lab with the highest safety rating, marking 15 years as one of the safest cath labs in the state.
Mount Sinai’s Cardiac Catheterization Lab Receives Highest Safety Rating in New York State
January 26, 2011
Continuous Improvement of Medical Protocols Makes New York’s Busiest Cardiac Catheterization Lab Also Its Safest