Dr. A. Latif Bikak, MD – Pulmonary Hypertension

Pulmonary Hypertension is this interesting disease process in a simple way it is multiple etiologies that basically affect the blood vessels specifically in the lung. Inherently in our bodies, the lung blood vessels are very different from the remaining blood vessels in the rest of our body. Many diseases cause pulmonary hypertension. Most commonly it…

Pulmonary Hypertension Program at CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute

I’m Dr. Muhammad Waqas. I work at CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute. I specialize in advanced congestive heart failure and pulmonary hypertension. CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute started a pulmonary hypertension program about three years ago and since then we have great success in building our program which is based upon a multidisciplinary approach towards…

Pulmonary Hypertension Categories Explained by Dr. Muhammad Waqas

I’m Dr. Muhammad Waqas. I work at CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute. I’m specialized in advanced congestive heart failure and pulmonary hypertension. So, over time the World Health Organization symposiums have led to the definition of five distinct groups of pulmonary hypertension and those are based upon where the disease process is. For example, if…