Patient Stories and News About CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute

Heart Institute Cardiologist in Hot Springs Implants Smallest Pacemaker

The Micra® Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS) is a new type of heart device, approved for Medicare reimbursement, that provides patients with the most advanced pacing technology at one-tenth the size of a traditional pacemaker. The first procedure was performed by Dr. Srinivas Vengala on September 26, 2018.

Electrophysiology Heart Services Expand to Hot Springs

Patients with heart arrhythmias, like atrial fibrillation (AFib), are able to be diagnosed and treated close to home.

Heart Institute Expands Electrophysiology Services to Hot Springs

This expansion of care to CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs makes it easier for patients with heart arrhythmias, like atrial fibrillation (AFib), to be diagnosed and treated close to home.