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  • Dr. Henderson from Toronto now in Vancouver HCM Specialist??

    Hello,

    I asked my cardiologist today about seeing an HCM specialist. I asked about Dr. Wigle. He told my that the doctor who did my Cardiac / Angiogram (Dr. Henderson) actually worked with Dr. Wigle in Toronto and that Dr. Henderson was very qualified with HCM. Has anyone ever heard of Dr. Henderson? I have heard from another doctor in Toronto that Dr. Henderson is very good. Is he considered an HCM Specialist. He did seem knowledgeable.

    Your suggestions

    Thanks

    Theo
    26 years old, diagnosed April 2005. ICD July 2005.

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    I am not sure, Wigle and Toronto is where the majority of Canadians go, I am not sure what this Dr's background is and how many patients he has seen. I am going to have to make a few phone calls and I will get back to you when I learn something.

    Lisa
    Knowledge is power ... Stay informed!
    YOU can make a difference - all you have to do is try!

    Dx age 12 current age 46 and counting!
    lost: 5 family members to HCM (SCD, Stroke, CHF)
    Others diagnosed living with HCM (or gene +) include - daughter, niece, nephew, cousin, sister and many many friends!
    Therapy - ICD (implanted 97, 01, 04 and 11, medication
    Currently not obstructed
    Complications - unnecessary pacemaker and stroke (unrelated to each other)

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