Piedmont Athens Celebrates Milestone for 100th Heart Failure Monitoring System

Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center announced it recently celebrated the completion of its 100th CardioMEMS HF System implantation, a device that provides wireless monitoring to help manage a patient’s heart failure condition. The CardioMEM HF System is a remote monitoring platform for heart failure patients that aids physicians in preventing worsening heart failure in patients, […]

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Piedmont Athens Offers New, Noninvasive Method for Detecting Blockage in the Heart

Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center is now offering a new, non-invasive method for diagnosing coronary artery disease or blockages in the heart. According to the American Heart Association, coronary artery disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. The method, called Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography (CCTA), is a heart imaging test used to diagnose […]

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