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LimFlow procedure hopes to give CLI patients alternative to amputation

By:  Logan Rader

Posted: Aug 06, 2018 12:24 PM MDT

Updated: Aug 06, 2018 12:24 PM MDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The first ever LimFlow procedure in the Western United States, was performed at Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center by New Mexico Heart Institute vascular surgeons, Steven Henao and Richard Wilkerson.

Heart Hospital doctors perform revolutionary procedure

Emily Jaceks
August 07, 2018 10:21 AM
 
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - It's a condition that's often resulted in gruesome outcomes.
 
“Sometimes patients just get sent off to get an amputation saying that's the only option there is, but that's not true anymore,” Dr. Henao, a vascular surgeon at the Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center said.