Pikeville Medical Center has installed three new state-of-the-art interventional cardiac catheterization labs. At the heart of the new cath labs is the Philips Azurion imaging system. This advance technology helps to optimize patient comfort and enables physicians to provide an advanced level of care for their patients. PMC Medical Director of the Cath Lab and Interventional Cardiologist, Muhammad Ahmad, MD, said these labs will equip the hospital to provide almost everything available in the world of cardiology for many years to come. The PMC team of specialists can now perform a wider range of minimally invasive diagnostic and interventional cardiovascular procedures in a patient focused environment.