We spoke to Dr. Ron Pohl about the impact their comprehensive heart program has had on the community. Since Lima Memorial performed the first open-heart surgery more than 20 years ago, thousands of hearts have been cared for right here in our community. He will also discuss ways to keep your heart healthy and treatment options available for those in need.
Lima Memorial Health System launched the region’s first comprehensive heart program more than 20 years ago. Thousands of hearts have been cared for right here in our community. The highly specialized physicians with the Lima Memorial Heart and Vascular Institute focus on your overall heart health, with an emphasis on prevention. Choose a healthy lifestyle that includes eating a proper diet, staying active, maintaining a healthy weight, staying away from smoking and second hand smoke, controlling your cholesterol and blood pressure and managing stress. If treatment is necessary, turn to the region’s most trusted heart team who now exclusively practices at Lima Memorial’s Heart and Vascular Institute. Call 419-226-5081; that’s 226-5081 or visit limamemorial.org for more information.