Rohit Bhatheja, MD, FACC, FSCAI is a board-certified, award-winning cardiologist who specializes in interventional cardiology and peripheral, vascular and structural heart interventions. Dr. Bhatheja is at the forefront of innovative, minimally invasive procedures and is the first physician to perform the FlowTriever System in Orlando. Martha Hutchison was the first patient to undergo the procedure for a blood clot (pulmonary embolism) in the lung arteries. This successful procedure was a recent spotlight on the Medical Breakthrough Series, an online news outlet covering health stories across the country.
Watch Dr. Bhatheja on the Medical Breakthrough Series below to hear Martha’s inspiring story, and to find out more about this revolutionary procedure.