Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute (Miller Family) Outcomes
Thoracic Aorta Disease
Thoracic Aorta Repair: Volume and Type
2019, N = 205
Cleveland Clinic surgeons performed 205 descending thoracic aorta/thoracoabdominal aorta repair procedures in 2019. The majority of these were elective procedures that involved an endovascular approach.
Data from the STS Adult Cardiac Surgery & Vascular Surgery.
Thoracic Aorta Repair: In-Hospital Mortality
Extensive experience with both open and endovascular treatment options for patients with thoracic aortic disease results in life-saving therapy for patients. This includes even those who require high-risk emergency treatment.
STS Adult Cardiac Surgery Database and Vascular Surgery Data