Cheryl loved to garden, but found it increasingly difficult given her health. Watch Cheryl discuss her decision to undertake weight loss surgery, and how it got her back to doing the things she loves to do.read more
New York State has one of the highest death rates for heart disease, yet one of the best survival outcome rates for heart surgery compared to other states. How can this be? Heart surgery simply is not available to everyone in New York who needs it, particularly in rural areas. Bassett is fulfilling its mission of making heart surgery available and more easily accessible to people in central New York.
Bassett's cardiac surgery team has completed years of advanced education and training. Combined, Bassett heart surgeons have performed thousands of successful surgeries. With the right balance of experience and leading edge technology, these heart care professionals work in partnership to provide the very best in patient care. Treatment services include:
Heart disease affects men and women equally, yet the early warning signs can be different for women. Dr. Merle Myerson, of the Bassett Heart Care Institute, explains how heart disease can manifest itself in women and some ways your care team can help you avoid falling prey to this ailment.read more