Dr. Ashish Tikotekar Discusses Lung Cancer and Screening

Dr. Ashish Tikotekar, Pulmonologist at CHI St. Vincent Pulmonology Clinic in Little Rock, discusses the prevalence of lung cancer in Arkansas and the importance of screening and early detection.

New Outlook Cancer Recovery Program Offers Free Resources

The New Outlook Cancer Recovery program and Alesa Garner provide cancer survivors with much needed resources and support, all for just a hug.

Dr. Prabhat Hebbar Discusses Atrial Fibrillation - AFib

Dr. Prabhat Hebbar joins Good Morning Arkansas to discuss Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) and our personalized approach to treatment.

Shirley Bradley Shares Why Time is Muscle when Having a Heart Attack

Getting to a healthcare professional quickly can save your life when having a heart attack. Shirley Bradley shares her story about how two CHI St. Vincent hospitals worked together to save her life.

THV 11 Host of Wear the Gown, Inspired by Patient Story, Dons Gown

When THV 11 Wear the Gowns host, Craig O'Neill, noticed a sudden decrease in stamina he recalled Caleb Harris' story and made an appointment to see cardiologist, Andrew Kumpuris, MD. He said he owes a heart-saving wake-up call to Wear the Gowns.

Dr. Yalcin Hacioglu, Cardiologist, Discusses Venous Insufficiency

Venous Insufficiency is a very common condition that affects veins in the legs. It can be painful but is easily treated when diagnosed early.

Dr. Yazan Ghosheh, Interventional Cardiologist, Discusses Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is a common yet often undiagnosed and untreated condition. It is part of atherosclerosis and causes narrowing of the arteries.

Dr. Michael Bauer, Cardiovascular Surgeon, Discusses Heart Surgery

When you need heart surgery, your surgeon is your partner. Don't be afraid to ask about the surgeon's experience and what you will need to do to recover.

Improve Your Kitchen - Make Healthier Meals with These Kitchen Gadgets

The latest cooking gadgets won’t just make your cooking easier, but can help you make your favorite dishes healthier.

The Right Device - Therapeutic devices enhance heart function

CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute offers the most advanced therapies and devices available. Some of the most important treatments include heart pumps, which help your heart move blood throughout your body, and valve repair and replacement.

A Bridge to Life - How One Device Helps Patients Survive Advanced Heart Failure

The Left-Ventricular Assist Device provides lifesaving heart care for patients; one as a bridge to a transplant and one as long-term therapy.

A Physician Making an Impact: Dr. Seth Barnes Makes Hot Springs New Home

From a young age, Seth Barnes, MD, was drawn to the work of a family physician. He grew up with a father who suffered with health issues, and this brought him into regular contact with the medical community. It was this interaction that led him to pursue medicine as a career.

Dr. Douglas Borg Discusses Aspirin Therapy for Heart Disease

Dr. Douglas Borg, Cardiologist with CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute, discusses recent research regarding the practice of taking a daily aspirin to reduce the risk of heart disease.

Dr. Aravind Rao Discusses Heart Attacks and Risk Factors

Dr. Aravind Rao, Cardiologist with CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute, discusses risk factors for heart disease.

Bariatric Surgery Helps Woman Manage Diabetes

Bariatric surgery offers more than drastic weight loss – it helps patients manage chronic diseases. Terry Colley lost a lot of weight after bariatric surgery, and learned how much easier it was to manage diabetes.

Dr  Thomas Wallace Talks About Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)

Dr. Thomas Wallace, Electrophysiologist with CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute, talks about the symptoms, risks and treatments for Atrial Fibrillation (AFib).

Dr. Muhammad Waqas Discusses Pulmonary Hypertension

Dr. Muhammad Waqas, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Specialist explains the symptoms and treatments for pulmonary hypertension, which is high blood pressure in the lungs.

Dr. Morris Kelley, Interventional Cardiologist, Discusses Heart Attack Awareness

Get to know the symptoms, risks and treatments for heart disease. Do not delay getting evaluated if you have symptoms related to your heart.

Nursing Students Commit to CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs

CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs signed 10 National Park College nursing students to the Pathway Program. Students selected commit to work for two years upon completion of their respective coursework and licensure.

AFib Increases Stroke Risk, Early Detection Key

When you have a problem with the speed and patterns of your heartbeat, chances are good you're suffering from atrial fibrillation, or AFib. What do you do about it?