Sep 06, 2016

Lake Township Woman Receives Akron-Canton’s First TAVR Under Conscious Sedation

Topic: Carolyn Thomas, 78, remains awake throughout aortic valve replacement at Mercy Medical Center | Contact:

First TAVR conscious sedation in Akron Canton in 2016 - Mercy Medical CenterCanton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center Heart Center recently performed Akron-Canton’s first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) on a patient under conscious sedation.

Apr 14, 2016

Mercy Is First in Stark County to Use New SYNERGY Stent

Topic: Local Patient Among First in Nation to Benefit from Innovative Technology to Treat Heart Disease | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Dilip Patel, MD, an interventional cardiologist with Mercy Cardiovascular Institute (MCI), recently became the first in Stark County to treat a patient with the newly approved SYNERGY™ Everolimus-Eluting Platinum Chromium Coronary Stent from Boston Scientific.