Aortic Disease

Valve-Preserving Operations

Modified David's Valve Reimplantation Procedure: Volume

2015 – 2019

Cleveland Clinic cardio-aortic surgeons are among the most experienced in the world at performing valve-preserving aortic root aneurysm repairs (modified David’s valve reimplantation procedure).

  1. Svensson LG, Blackstone EH, Alsalihi M, Batizy LH, Roselli EE, McCullough R, Vivacqua A, Moran RT, Gillinov AM, Thamilarasan M, Griffin B, Hammer DF, Stewart WJ, Sabik JF 3rd, Lytle BW. Midterm results of David reimplantation in patients with connective tissue disorder. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Feb;95(2):555-562.

In 2019, Cleveland Clinic surgeons performed 139 modified David’s valve reimplantation procedures.