Premiered Monday, September 30 at 9 p.m.

Learn the risk factors of a sweeping national epidemic with The Latest Procedure: Endovascular Leg Therapies premiering Monday, September 30 on Eight, Arizona PBS. This latest episode in Eight’s award-winning original documentary series takes viewers into an operating room to witness new, less invasive procedures for peripheral artery disease (PAD) – alternatives that can literally save patients’ legs.

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Premiered Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Eight, Arizona PBS brings the operating room into viewer living rooms for the launch of its new program, The Latest Procedure: Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. The show aired Wednesday, February 20 at 9 p.m.

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Anterior Total Hip Replacement Surgery

Premiered Tuesday, November 13, 2012

In The Latest Procedure: Anterior Total Hip Replacement Surgery, viewers go inside the OR with Arizona's own orthopedic surgeon Dr. Ted Firestone, Medical Director of the Total Joint Replacement program at Scottsdale Healthcare Shea. As he operates, he explains step-by-step this innovative approach currently used in approximately 20 percent of hip replacement surgeries nationally. Pioneered by Dr. Joel Matta of Los Angeles, world-renowned pelvic fracture surgeon, the anterior hip replacement technique has meant less pain and fewer post-operative precautions for patients.

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