TV20 Medical Spotlight – Dr. Steven Roark on Door to Balloon Time

June 9, 2015

Treatment time for heart attack patients has been a big focus for several years now. Some say what we call Door-to-Balloon time may soon change from a requirement of within 90 minutes to 60 minutes. Hospitals like North Florida Regional routinely have D2B times already under 60 minutes. In this TV20 Medical Spotlight, Interventional Cardiologist Steven Roark talks with News Anchor Duke Carter about what this means for patients.