News


27/06/2017

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.



21/06/2017

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..



12/05/2017

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.



24/04/2017

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.



18/04/2017

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.



28/03/2017

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.



18/02/2017

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.



11/01/2017

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.



19/12/2016

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.



13/09/2016

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.



8/07/2016

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.



18/02/2016

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?



15/02/2016

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.



12/01/2015

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.



12/02/2015

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."



06/01/2015

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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