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Hassan named president of international neurologist society

Mar 21, 2022

HARLINGEN – Mechanical thrombectomy.

The name sounds scary, but this revolutionary new technique is saving lives by removing blood clots from arteries.

Dr. Ameer Hassan, head of the neuroscience department at Valley Baptist Medical Center, has been hailing its use not only to save lives but to improve outcomes. In other words, with this new technique, patients can have better recovery with few complications.

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