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CMMC adds cath lab

JACKSON — Central Mississippi Medical Center (CMMC) is pleased to announce the addition of the Philips Allura Xper FD20 cath lab to its Cardiac Care Center. It represents CMMC’s third cath lab.

The Philips Allura Xper FD20 provides specialists and referring physicians with comprehensive cardiovascular imaging for diagnostic and interventional procedures. It is designed to encourage patient safety and comfort while minimizing procedure time through enabling more precise positioning at high standard speeds.

“The system enables us to enhance patient care while offering a broader range of procedures,” said Michael Payment, M.D., cardiologist at Cardiovascular Services of CMMC.

Payment performed the first procedure in the new cath lab May 19.


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