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Moving: top cardiothoracic surgeon brings his office closer June 1, 2016

Dr. Timothy Lyda, Cardiovascular Services Medical Director, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels (CSRH – NB), has expanded his practice and office hours to keep up with a growing New Braunfels community and the demands for CSRH – NB’s outpatient care. Dr. Lyda will office at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Cardiothoracic Center – New Braunfels, which has opened at 730 North Houston Street, New Braunfels, Texas 78130.

“What better way to treat our patients than to serve them so close to home,” said Dr. Lyda. “Together with the Hospital’s care team, we can provide patients with the quality cardiothoracic outpatient care they’ve come to expect.”

Dr. Lyda and his professional team will be treating a variety of conditions; including valve disease, heart disease, and lung cancer. CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Cardiothoracic Center – New Braunfels will serve the community of New Braunfels with a team that is available 24 hours a day.

“We are excited to have Dr. Lyda’s office within walking distance of the ‘heart’ of New Braunfel’s cardiovascular services,” said Jim Wesson, FACHE, president and administrator, CSRH – NB. “His office is an extension of the progressive cardiac patient care we provide to our community, and it directly supports our mission to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.”

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Cardiothoracic Center – New Braunfels will work closely with CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels, an accredited, Certified Chest Pain Center from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, which has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.

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