New advancements happening with heart surgery

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by New Day Producers

KING5.com

Posted on November 5, 2012 at 12:00 PM

Updated Monday, Nov 5 at 10:09 AM

Valve replacement is one of the most common heart surgeries performed in the country, and it’s come a long way since the first surgery took place 50 years ago. The Heart and Vascular Institute at Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett has been ranked #1 in the state for 3 years in a row for their leading Heart Surgery Program. Cardio-Thoracic Surgeon, Doctor Joseph Austin, was here today telling us about the exciting new advancements happening with minimally invasive heart surgery!

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