Spokane Heart Institute
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Providence patient Greg Soumokil celebrates successful total artificial heart surgery
The innovative surgery saved a Spokane grandfather’s life while he waits for a donor heart. Learn more.
Providence patients with heart transplant & mechanical hearts say 'Thank You'
Patients of Providence Spokane Heart Institute share their words of appreciation to the team of providers at the Center for Advanced Heart Disease & Transplant.
Living beyond congenital heart disease: A story of care and motherhood
Melissa Faucher shares her story of overcoming congenital heart disease to give birth to four beautiful children, including twins.
101-year-old TAVR patient keeps walking
Providence St. Luke's cardiac rehab participant Donald Hitzel, at the age of 101, is inspiring his peers in the program that they can take charge of their heart heart at any age.
Providence medical teams have been saving lives with cardiology for over 50 years
Learn how a team of Spokane surgeons, cardiologists and nurses at Sacred Heart Medical Center, 50 years ago, changed the trajectory of heart medicine for decades to come.
The Spokesman Review highlights the new Providence BetterU Challenge
The Better U™ Challenge provides the education and tools for women to take charge of their health personally and for their family.
Brian Starr is getting a second chance at life
Thanks to the generous gift of organ donation—and the comprehensive transplant program at Providence—Brian Starr is getting a second chance at life.
Heart transplant is the perfect Valentine’s gift for this young woman
Providence transplant center helped patient through three open-heart surgeries and the process of getting a new heart.
Providence Health Care Foundation is making things a little easier for this tiny heart
Elliott Naftzger has needed heart monitoring since birth. Now age 5, she and her parents can save the three-hour drive to Spokane because Providence is bringing the imaging unit to
From sharing heart felt stories to sharing his own
Adults with congenital heart disease fare better with continuous care from cardiac specialists.
Minimally invasive heart surgery keeps Spokane woman on her feet
Many patients with heart valve problems bounce back with the help of a minimally invasive procedure called TAVR. Providence is a leader in performing such surgeries.