Dixie Regional Medical Center

(435) 251-1000Map1380 East Medical Center DriveSt. George, UT 84790

Laser Lead Extraction


If a cardiac lead or pacemaker lead is infected, not working or surrounded by too much scar tissue, it may need to be removed.  Laser Lead Extraction uses special catheter-guided lasers. It cold, controlled laser energy to free the lead from surrounding scar tissue. This lets the doctor safely remove the lead with little risk of damaging the heart.
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