Last month Kathy Kleam of Lake Dallas, Texas was visiting Winter Park for
her annual vacation with her three sisters. On the first day of the trip,
Kathy was stricken with a heart attack.
"Being flown in to Foothills Hospital, I wondered if I was going to
make it," Kathy wrote in an August 15 thank you letter to Boulder
"Upon arrival at the emergency room, I was quickly taken care of from
the registration personnel, through the RNs, and especially the cardiologist,
Dr. Nelson Trujillo (a.k.a. Dr. Angel). All who assisted me were comforting,
caring and reassuring," she wrote.
Last year, Kathy and her husband, Bob, (pictured) celebrated their 50th
wedding anniversary. Retired, they spend their time traveling, volunteering
for various programs at their church, and being involved in their grandchildren’s lives.
Kathy credits Boulder Heart Cardiologist
Dr. Nelson Trujillo with a successful stent surgery and credits the care she received from
staff at Foothills Hospital for her recovery.
"I just felt safe and knew that I would be properly treated by this
team, and that I had the great fortune of being at this hospital,"
she wrote. "The hospital staff was generous in their care during
Boulder Community Health offers the only full-service cardiology program
in the Boulder Valley, providing our community with a complete range of
the most technologically advanced services for treating serious heart
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