Parkview gets new lung disease diagnostic tool

ByRachelle R. Sowell

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Dr. Craig Shapiro with Pueblo Pulmonary Associates (second from left) prepares to use the hospital's new lung scoping technology on a patient at Parkview in Pueblo.

Dr. Craig Shapiro with Pueblo Pulmonary Associates (second from left) prepares to use the hospital’s new lung scoping technologies on a affected person at Parkview in Pueblo.

Parkview Wellbeing Procedure has debuted a new minimally invasive possibility for individuals, which will assist in the prognosis of the tiniest of lung sickness lesions.

The ILLUMISITE™ Platform permits doctors to take scans and develop a custom made digital pathway through the patient’s lungs. Through the course of action, the doctor inserts a bronchoscope alongside with a navigation catheter into a patient’s mouth.

The digital pathway and navigation catheter empower medical professionals to navigate through the patient’s airways. When there, the health practitioner makes use of specialised biopsy applications to mark or get hold of samples of the tissue for biopsy.

“By investing in this revolutionary technological know-how, Parkview is furthering the commitment to offer our neighborhood with the maximum high quality client treatment,” said Dr. Craig Shapiro with Pueblo Pulmonary Associates. “Lung disorders, such as lung cancer, effects thousands of people each calendar year, but lung most cancers can be beatable, especially when caught early.”

Grand opening of east side Pueblo Local community Overall health Heart May 20

The grand opening of a new Pueblo Local community Wellbeing Center clinic is established for the morning of Could 20 at the East Aspect Clinic, 1301 E. Seventh St.

The three-tale, 64,000 sq.-foot clinic options a pharmacy, lab, and healthcare and behavioral wellness treatment rooms.

It will offer dental solutions, commencing this summer months. Staff hope to serve an extra 5,000 clients in the course of the upcoming 10 a long time.

The ceremony to mark the grand opening will include things like Donald Moore, chief govt officer of Pueblo Group Overall health Heart, as perfectly as its board president Don Ortega. Pueblo Mayor Nick Gradisar, and Pueblo County Fee Chair Garrison Ortiz also are predicted to show up at.

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