Images in Scott Maurer: Open-Heart Surgery

Within seven months of having quadruple bypass surgery at Allegiance Health, Scott was back on the field refereeing varsity football, and was able to referee the entire basketball season.

Severe chest pain is not always present with a heart attack, especially for older adults, people with diabetes and women. They may experience sudden shortness of breath, coughing, dizziness, fatigue or weakness. Don’t take a chance. Call 9-1-1.