Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw, 74, is waking up in a local hospital Wednesday morning.
PBSO reports he is resting comfortably after having a successful medical procedure.
His doctors say everything went well and he is expected to make a full and speedy recovery.
Sheriff Bradshaw is alert and getting daily briefings, according to PBSO.
Bradshaw has been sheriff of Palm Beach County since 2005.