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Implantable heart monitor helps keep patients out of the hospital

    PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – A new implantable heart monitor is helping to keep patients out of the hospital. When Dr. Vijay Swarup greeted heart patients Patricia Parker and Richard Heiny, it was with a hearty hug and a handshake. It’s far cry from last year when both Parker and Heiny had multiple emergency room visits because […]

Meet the new device that can help prevent a stroke

KPNX 2:10 PM. MST May 30, 2017 WATCHMAN offers an alternative to the lifelong use of warfarin for people with atrial fibrillation not caused by a heart valve problem (also known as non-valvular AFib). This permanent heart implant effectively reduces the risk of stroke—without the risk of bleeding that can come with the long-term use of warfarin […]

Top Doc recognition: Congratulations Dr. Swarup for being recognized again in Phoenix Mags Annual Top Docs Issue

We’re proud to congratulate Dr. Swarup from our practice on being named Top Doctors issue of Phoenix Magazine for third straight year. He has been recognized each year since Phoenix magazine added Cardiac electrophysiologists as a separate specialty in 2015. Dr. Vijay Swarup of Arizona Heart Rhythm Center was one of the Top Cardiac Electrophysiologist Doctors for 2015-2017. […]

Arizona Heart Rhythm Center now with Largest US experience using nMARQ™ Multi-electrode Pulmonary Vein Isolation System for treatment of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation.

PHOENIX, Arizona—March 22, 2015 Arizona Heart Rhythm Center(AZHRC) now has the largest patient enrollment of the 50 US sites studying the use of multi-electrode, open irrigation nMARQ Pulmonary Vein Isolation System™ to treat paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib) as part of the reMARQable clinical study. “We are really encouraged by the early results from this […]

Stroke-prevention device tested in Arizona receives FDA approval

BY MARK REMILLARD,   | March 19, 2015 @ 5:42 am PHOENIX – A device that helps prevent strokes has now been approved by the Federal Drug Administration after years of testing here in the Valley and around the country. The Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device has been in testing at Abrazo Health’s Arizona […]

Arizona Heart Hospital researcher presents heart failure study at national cardiology conference

by Lori Baker | Mar 18, 2015 Arizona Heart Hospital’s research study findings about treating severe heart failure were presented this week at the American College of Cardiology national conference. PHOENIX (March 18, 2015) – Arizona Heart Hospital’s research study findings about treating severe heart failure were presented this week at  the American College of […]

Just Approved By FDA, New Ground Breaking Procedure for Heart Rhythm Patients

Published: Mar 18, 2015 11:36 a.m. ET PHOENIX, AZ, Mar 18, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — The Arizona Heart Rhythm Center will be the only medical facility in Arizona with access to a new device developed to lower the risk of stroke in patients with an irregular heartbeat who require blood thinning medications. The device, […]