Expanded cardiology services offer comprehensive care close to home

Throughout her cardiac care journey, Vassa Blandizzi has been grateful for the newly expanded cardiology services at Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH).

Last December, Blandizzi hadn’t been feeling well for a while and, thinking she might have pneumonia, made a trip to MSH’s Emergency Department.

She was admitted to the inpatient cardiology unit and the team immediately diagnosed her with cardiomyopathy – a disease of the heart muscle that reduces its ability to pump blood.

“I was very impressed with MSH. They took incredible care of me,” she said.

Read the full article in the Markham Review.