Category: Pacemaker Implantation

Things To Look For In Your Pacemaker Implantation Surgeon

Things To Look For In Your Pacemaker Implantation Surgeon Things To Look For In Your Pacemaker Implantation Surgeon

The pacemaker is an incredible instrument that has been modified and improved over the years to provide patients with increasingly longer, happier, and healthier lives. The technology isn’t new, the first pacemaker implantation took place in the 1950s, but time and experience have enabled doctors and scientists to improve greatly upon the device and the […]

The Little Known History of Pacemaker Implantation

The Little Known History of Pacemaker Implantation The Little Known History of Pacemaker Implantation

When you think about a pacemaker implantation surgery, what comes to mind? Do you have a sense of who gets pacemakers and why? Perhaps you conjure an image of your grandparent who got a pacemaker toward the end of their life. Maybe you recall feeling the small device just under the skin on your grandfather’s […]

4 Common Prerequisites for Pacemaker Implantation Surgery

4 Common Prerequisites for Pacemaker Implantation Surgery 4 Common Prerequisites for Pacemaker Implantation Surgery

The first pacemaker was implanted in a human being in 1958. That pacemaker implantation surgery was the first step in a long line of iterations of this tiny cardiovascular technology. That first patient had 26 pacemaker implantation procedures throughout his life because the batteries in the device didn’t tend to last very long. These days […]