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At Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe we're ready for your emergency, 24/7. Our emergency center is staffed and equipped to handle the most severe illnesses and injuries, as well as the bumps and scrapes that also need medical attention. At our center you will find:
What is emergency angioplasty treatment?
Angioplasty is a life-saving procedure that opens a coronary artery that is narrowed or blocked during a heart attack and gets blood flowing back to the heart. Emergency angioplasty is performed as soon as possible after a heart attack. The procedure is done using a thin, soft tube called a catheter that is inserted in your artery. Large incisions and anesthesia are not typically required. Most of the time, stents used to keep the artery open are also placed during angioplasty. Beaumont doctors were pioneers in establishing angioplasty as a primary treatment for heart attack.
Having the ability to perform emergency angioplasty on heart attack patients means:
How does having an Accredited Chest Pain Center nearby help you?
Beaumont, Grosse Pointe's accreditation as a Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers acknowledges the hospital's ability to quickly diagnose heart problems, begin treatment promptly and significantly improve patient outcomes by:
What are the benefits of using a recognized Primary Stroke Center?
According to the National Stroke Association, more than 750,000 Americans have a new or recurrent stroke every year, and incidence is on the rise. Stroke is the third leading cause of death in America and the number one cause of adult disability. It is estimated that 1 in 55 Americans are living with the effects of stroke at any given time.
As a recognized Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Beaumont, Grosse Pointe has all the critical elements necessary to deliver high-quality medical care and foster better patient outcomes related to stroke care by: