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For this patient from Texas, heart surgery in Gainesville was the perfect fit
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Alan, front, and Karen Threlkeld talk about the procedure that extended Alan's life on Wednesday, July 31, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. - photo by Nick Bowman
For Alan and Karen Threlkeld, the drive from their home in San Angelo, Texas, to Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville was “1,100 miles of worry.”