Tag Archives: cardiology

Once fatal, now curable: Story of infective endocarditis ‘a miracle of medical progress’

Upstate cardiologist Harold Smulyan, MD, and infectious disease expert Donald Blair, MD, tell the tale of infective endocarditis in the August 2015 issue of the American Journal of the Medical Sciences. They call the nearly complete conquest of the disease … Continue reading

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International organization applauds Upstate’s cardiac care

Upstate University Hospital received full accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers in December as an Accredited Chest Pain Center. The society is an international not-for-profit that is focused on helping hospitals improve quality, cost and patient satisfaction in … Continue reading

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Heart art on display in Heart and Vascular Center

Artist Ludwig Stein, a professor at Syracuse University, donated his series of Valentine paintings to Upstate University Hospital, in memory of his wife, Dr. Nancy Jermanovich, and their 22 years together. On their second Valentine’s Day, Stein presented Jermanovich with … Continue reading

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