Surgery Associate's Mission:
Cardiac Surgery Associates is a group of surgeons committed to excellence in
the practice of cardiac, thoracic, and peripheral vascular surgery in the
western suburbs. We are a leader in minimally invasive heart surgery, heart
assist devices, transplants, and many complex procedures. Striving to bring
comprehensive solutions to patients with complex medical issues, our team of
surgeons covers a wide geographical area.
Click on any of the tests and procedures to learn more about how to prepare
for, what to expect during and what types of follow up care plans are
recommended for each particular test or procedure
Please remember that these
are general guidelines intended for educational purposes only. Please talk to
your physician to answer any specific questions you may have.
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG)
"bypass surgery" mean?
surgery can be performed on any artery in the body, but most often involves
the coronary arteries (the arteries that supply blood to the heart muscle