The latest medical news on Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Cardiac Valvular surgery

I just received a fascinating question from Shae about leadless pacemakers and leaking heart valves. Shae asked me, “Hi Adam - I previously had a ...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

Thanks to John O'Neill, the new year could not have started any better for our community. That's right!  John, who was diagnosed with severe aorti...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

Woo-Whoo! 2019 was another AMAZING year for our community! The past 12 months was full of patient education, patient inspiration, patient empowerm...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

It is hard to believe that 14 years ago this Saturday, December 21, 2005, I was being rolled into an operating room for my heart valve surgery at U...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

With the FDA approval of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) for low-risk patients, people everywhere are wondering whether-or-not TAVR i...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

I guess you could say that I'm somewhat addicted to our Peloton bike. In the HeartValveSurgery.com community, I'm not alone.  After sharing this p...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

My inbox is filling up with great questions about mitral valve disease and treatment.  Lisa is asking about minimally invasive surgery and pain.  B...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

I just received a great question from Mario about heart function, potential symptoms and high altitudes.  In his email, Mario asked me, “Hi Adam - ...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

For heart surgery patients, one of the scary and dislocating thoughts associated with the operation is… having your sternum broken. Personally, I ...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

Wow!  It appears that all of the patient and the clinical trial success of the MitraClip is having a significant impact on Abbott's manufacturing p...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

The favorite part of my work as a patient advocate is hearing, seeing and meeting the patients in our community. That said, I recently connected w...

Cardiac Valvular surgery

As heart disease patients, we receive advice - from our friends, from our family and, most importantly, from our medical team. But... What advice ...