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June 6, 2017 · Leave a Comment

Retired Physician Puts Health in Hands of His Student — Four Decades Later

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Don Scholz, M.D., supervised many resident physicians while he was on staff at Mayo Clinic. Nearly forty years later, Dr. Scholz needed treatment for a leaking heart valve and found himself in the care of a former student.  

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Tags: cardiology, Dr. Don Scholz, Dr. John Bresnahan, Transcatheter aortic valve replacement, volunteer


March 21, 2017 · Leave a Comment

New Procedure Helps Keep Wisconsin Man Young at Heart

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In just a few years, Charles Kaeding will celebrate his 90th birthday. But that doesn’t mean he’s ready to slow down. In fact, quite the opposite. The 87-year-old Augusta, Wisconsin, resident and lifelong farmer still shovels snow, picks up “heavy items,” and “enjoys helping his son on the farm,” he recently told the Eau Claire, […]

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Tags: Aortic stenosis, Dr. Robert Wiechmann, Dr. Vien Le, Mayo Clinic Health System, Transcatheter aortic valve replacement


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