Gates Vascular Institute

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Around 30,000 times a year, a blood vessel in an American's brain ruptures. The result is usually death or serious bodily impairment. A University at Buffalo-based research team is testing a blood test that could screen brains for aneurysms.

Thomas O'Neil-White

Imagine having a medical emergency that requires a long hospital stay. Now imagine being evicted from your apartment while you recuperate. Buffalo General Hospital and Gates Vascular Institute on Tuesday announced the opening of a new center to help patients with their legal troubles.

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An estimated 1800 to 1900 cardiovascular patients in Niagara County traveled to Erie County and beyond last year to seek the care they needed. Thanks to a newly opened cardiac catheterization lab, that number should drop significantly.

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A program aimed at creating jobs in Western New York while attracting overseas investors is the subject of a forum in Niagara Falls today. The program is called "EB-5" and it's taken off in recent years in the Buffalo-Niagara region.

Gates Vascular doctors mark surgery milestone

May 26, 2015
Michael Mroziak, WBFO

Doctors on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus are marking a milestone.

Michael Mroziak, WBFO

A man from Australia will soon be returning to his homeland after coming to Buffalo for life-saving brain surgery.

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A group of Western New York high school students toured the Gates Vascular Institute in Buffalo to learn about medical science.