Micra Pacemaker

Micra Pacemaker

St. Luke’s is the only Heart & Vascular Center to offer the latest in the Lehigh Valley approved by Medtronics to utilize the Micra Transcatheter Pacing System – also known as the “world’s smallest pacemaker” – for the treatment of heart rhythm disorders.

If you have a heart rhythm disorder but have underlying medical conditions that make the installation of a pacemaker difficult, then you may be a candidate for the world’s smallest pacemaker.

How It Works

Why choose St. Luke’s?
Here’s why:

  • Convenient locations and highly specialized physicians
  • Achieved the highest rating for quality of cardiac surgery from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Among the first in the country for:
    • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
    • Micra Clip percutaneous mitral valve repair
    • World’s smallest pacemaker, the Micra Pacemaker
    • Abbott’s dissolvable stent