How Long Do Carotid Artery Stents Last? Center

Carotid angioplasty and carotid stenting are minimally invasive procedures that widen the openings of the clogged carotid arteries to restore blood flow to the brain. They are often performed to treat or prevent strokes. Once placed, the stent permanently stays inside the artery. Read more: How Long Do Carotid Artery Stents Last? Article

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