The Body Show: Angioplasty Vs. Open Heart Surgery

Feb 29, 2016

Coronary angioplasty balloon.
Credit Denise Chan / Flickr

  Angioplasty and stents, how do you know if that's enough or if you are going to need open heart surgery. Dr. Stephen Chan will help to sort it all out. He's an invasive cardiologist at Kaiser Permanente and will be sharing his expertise on how to treat a blockage, and what happens if you need to have a surgery.