Lahey's multidisciplinary team approach—the concept upon which the Clinic was founded in 1923—fosters an environment of open communication and collaboration that results in more timely and accurate diagnoses, including a formidable reputation for diagnosing and treating complex cases and delivering precise second opinions; appropriate and highly personalized treatment plans for each patient; access to innovative surgical and non-surgical procedures involving collaboration of physicians from different specialties; and a more seamless patient care experience overall.
Providing the highest quality care for patients through innovative change is a driving force in the Landsman Center. Recent developments include:
Specialists at The Landsman Center continuously contribute to important outcomes research. The number of cardiology-related studies approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) performed at Lahey has tripled over the last five years and over 50 peer-reviewed articles have appeared in the scientific literature since 2004. Our main focus is on clinical trials that directly impact patient care and expose patients to the latest advances in treatment. Examples of recent and current trials include:
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An innovative procedure to replace the aortic valve without traditional surgery.