Cooper Celebrates Opening of New Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
10/13/2016 12:24 PM
To meet increased patient demand, the Cooper Heart Institute unveiled a new, state-of-the-art cardiac catheterization laboratory on October 10, 2016.
“Cooper has one of the busiest catheterization labs in the region,” said Phillip A. Koren, MD, FACC, FSCAI, co-director the Cooper Heart Institute. “Our dedicated staff of professionals – our physicians, nurses, technicians, and support staff – work collaboratively to provide the highest level of care and the best experience possible.”
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Cooper Heart Institute staff view the new catheterization laboratory from the control room.
From 2014 through 2015, Cooper experienced a 10-percent growth in the number cardiac catheterizations and related procedures performed. The new cardiac catheterization laboratory increases the number of suites from three to four and is equipped with the most technologically advanced equipment available, allowing for faster, more precise imaging and treatment.