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

June 6, 2017

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

By In the Loop In the Loop

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

New Procedure Helps Keep Wisconsin Man Young at Heart

By In the Loop In the Loop

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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