Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Q&A

 

Dr. John Conte, director of mechanical circulatory support and Dr. Jon Resar, director of interventional cardiology, discusses which patients with aortic stenosis are appropriate for evaluation for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), how the procedure works and who is eligible.  Dr. Conte and Dr. Resar also explain how a patient is evaluated for TAVR, the risks of the procedure and follow-up after discharge.  

Participants

Featuring:

John Conte

John Conte, MD

Director of Mechanical Circulatory Support

Jon Resar

Jon Resar, MD

Director Interventional Cardiology