The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Yorkshire Heart Centre celebrates 20th anniversary

8 September 2017

Staff past and present, as well as patients and their families were invited to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Yorkshire Heart Centre.

The Children's Congenital Heart Unit team from L51

The event commemorated the move of cardiac services from Killingbeck Hospital to Jubilee Wing of the LGI in 1997.

Yorkshire Heart Centre

Since then, we have performed more than 25,000 heart surgery operations, more than 100,000 cardiology interventional catheter procedures and more than 1,100 Transcatheter aortic valve implantation(TAVI) procedures. We are the biggest provider in the country for this service.

Yorkshire Heart Centre

A number of distinguished colleagues gave short presentations that show the centre is central to our vision to be the best for specialist and integrated care.

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