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Craig Young

When a former competitive weightlifter began to experience shortness of breath and an irregular, racing heartbeat, he knew something was wrong.

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​Good Morning Texas: Understanding the Impact, Symptoms and Treatment of Heart Failure

Photo of Dr. Rawitscher and Dr. SmithDavid Rawitscher, MD, and Robert Smith, II, MD, talk about heart failure clinic services provided at the Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Care. Watch the Good Morning Texas video »

Eileen Crow

Photo of Eileen CrowEileen Crow had a diabetic foot ulcer that would not heal. At the Limb Preservation Center in the Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Care, Eileen was put in a total contact cast, which relieved the pressure on her wound. "The staff at Baylor is wonderful. They worked very hard to heal my foot. I have total confidence in them." Read more about Eileen and her story »

Patient Stories

Diane Membreno

Diane Membreno was recovering from bunion surgery when a neighbor suggested ice for the swelling. When Diane removed her ice packs the following day, her foot was frostbitten. "I didn't feel it because of the numbing cream," she explains, "but when I saw the purple flesh, I knew something was wrong." 

Read about Diane's story »


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