Grateful patient hands over £1,000 to surgeon who saved his life

A ST Annes pensioner has donated £1,000 to charity to thank the Fylde coast surgeon who saved his life.


Ex RAF man thanks cardiac centre staff

A former RAF Senior Warrant Officer has thanked staff at the Lancashire Cardiac Centre at Blackpool Victoria Hospital by making a generous donation of £500 towards the centre’s work..


Patient with multiple health conditions gives thanks for great care

Staff worked tirelessly to help a nervous patient with multiple heath conditions to have a potentially life-saving operation.


92-year-old Whalley man benefits from specialised cardiac surgery

A 92-year-old Whalley man has praised staff at the Lancashire Cardiac Centre in Blackpool after becoming one of the oldest people in the county to have pioneering surgery.


Farmer thanks surgeon for enabling him to continue farming

A grateful farmer has donated £500 from his Golden Wedding gift money to a hospital charity as a way of thanking the heart surgeon who helped him carry on farming.


Trucker who nearly died on M6 thanks cardiac centre team

A lorry driver who became gravely ill on the M6 has thanked the heart surgeon who saved him when he was just minutes from death.


Lancashire Cardiac Centre patients benefit from new state-of-the-art equipment

PATIENTS treated at the Lancashire Cardiac Centre are benefiting from some new state-of-the-art equipment.


St Annes woman praises Blackpool surgeons after lifesaving cardiac operation

A St Annes woman celebrated the new year by toasting staff at Blackpool Victoria Hospital who saved her life in 2016.


Millom man celebrates the “miracle’’ of life this Christmas after lifesaving cardiac surgery

A MILLOM man says will be celebrating the “miracle’’ of life this Christmas.


Students get unique opportunity to gain heart surgery skills

An innovative scheme which gives medical students experience of heart surgery early in their training has been praised.


91-year-old Goosnargh man benefits from new cardiac procedure by Blackpool-based experts

A 91-year-old from Goosnargh has become one of the oldest people in the North West to benefit from heart surgery involving a new state of the art approach undertaken by experts at the Lancashire Cardiac Centre in Blackpool.


Cardiologists’ advice helps patients save their own lives

Would you be shocked to learn that chest pain is one of the least common symptoms of a heart attack?


Burnley man praises Blackpool heart experts after undergoing pioneering surgery

A GRANDFATHER of 13 has heaped praise on cardiac experts from Blackpool after undergoing a state of the art operation.


Hospital first in North West to trial new heart failure device

Blackpool Victoria Hospital has carried out the North West's first operation to fit a patient with a new device designed to tackle heart failure.


Prevent a broken heart!

"Love may be in the air but a young heart patient is using this Valentine's Day to remind young people about the importance of heart health."


Student completes hair-raising dive in dad's memory

A charitable teenager has raised a staggering £640 for the Lancashire Cardiac Centre in memory of her dad, who died last year.

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