Cleveland Clinic Heart, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery caregivers provide you with information about recovery and care after heart surgery. This information will help you and your family travel home safely and know what to expect during your recovery. Please refer to Your Guide to Cardiac Surgery to go along with the videos.

  • Video 1:  What You Need to Know Before You Travel Home
  • Video 2:  After Heart Surgery – Healthy Zones, Weighing Yourself, Medications
  • Video 3: After Heart surgery – Post-op Pain Control, Healthy Eating
  • Video 4: After Heart Surgery – Activity, Incision Care, Self-Care Diary