Transcarotid Artery Revascularization

Transcarotid Artery Revascularization

In this episode of “Heart to Heart,” Dr. Jimmy Smith is joined by Dr. Timothy Danish, a Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon with CHRISTUS Health Shreveport-Bossier, as they discuss Transcarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR). TCAR is a hybrid approach to treating...
COVID Update

COVID Update

A little over a year ago, Dr. Baucum joined us for a conversation about the unknowns of COVID-19. In this episode of “Heart to Heart,” we sit back down with Dr. Baucum to discuss vaccines, herd immunity and how things might evolve over the next few months. Podcast:...
Radial Vascular Intervention

Radial Vascular Intervention

A new procedure is being offered at the Advanced Heart and Vascular Center at ACS. In this episode of Heart to Heart, Dr. Ray Smith discusses Radial Vascular Intervention, its advantages over traditional interventions and who is an ideal candidate for the procedure....
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, also known as TAVR, is a minimally invasive procedure for patients with severe aortic stenosis. In this episode of Heart to Heart, Dr. Rodney Reeves discusses aortic stenosis, the TAVR procedure and who is a good candidate for...
COVID Update

Why Choose ACS

As the only independent, private-practice Cardiology group in the Ark-La-Tex, Advanced Cardiovascular Specialists is committed to providing superior cardiovascular care to our communities. In this episode of Heart to Heart, Dr. Trey Baucum discusses the array of...
Radial Vascular Intervention

Knowing Your Numbers

When it comes to heart health, knowing your numbers is important to help reduce the risk for heart disease. In this episode of Heart to Heart, Dr. Ray Smith discusses blood pressure, weight, cholesterol, blood sugar, and how each affects heart health. Podcast: Play in...