Patient Stories

89-year-old Earl Maxwell underwent the TransCarotid Revascularization (TCAR) procedure at New Mexico Heart Institute.  For patients like Earl, TCAR can be a less-invasive, clinically proven approach to carotid artery surgery. Dr. Steve Henao performed the procedure two years ago and notes, “Earl looks incredibly spry and ready to take on new adventures.”

Watch Earl’s story to learn more about carotid artery disease and how the TCAR procedure got him back on the open road.