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Mitral Valve Surgery

Questions and Answers about Mitral Valve Surgery

video by A. Marc Gillinov, MD

Specialties:

Minimally invasive mitral valve, aortic valve, and tricuspid valve surgery; mitral valve repair, surgical treatment and minimally invasive surgery for atrial fibrillation; off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery; and high-risk mitral valve surgery.

Dr. Gillinov discusses mitral valve surgery. You will learn:

  • about mitral valve regurgitation (leaky mitral valve)
  • how mitral valve regurgitation is diagnosed
  • when heart surgery is needed for mitral valve regurgitation
  • about mitral valve repair and minimally invasive options for mitral valve surgery
Is mitral valve surgery right for you?

For more information:

If you do not find what you are looking for about mitral valve surgery, contact us or call the Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute Resource & Information Nurse at 216.445.9288 or toll-free at 866.289.6911.

We would be happy to help you.


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