Heart & Vascular: Patient Stories

Heart and Vascular patient, Steve Guzzi


“It wasn’t like in the movies,” he says. “I felt strange, and had some minor chest pain. I had a feeling something wasn’t right. A neighbor took me to Methodist Hospital. Within minutes, I was in the cath lab with a stent in my heart.”



"I've had lots of pulmonary problems; I recently was in the hospital four times in five weeks for fluid in my lungs. My doctors at Park Nicollet decided to put me on Prednisone, and it has made all the difference in the world. I'm doing much better now."