Doctors who treat
Cleveland Clinic has the nation's largest valve treatment program.
Doctors vary in quality due to differences in training and experience; hospitals differ in the number of services available. The more complex your medical problem, the greater these differences in quality become and the more they matter.
Clearly, the doctor and hospital that you choose for complex, specialized medical care will have a direct impact on how well you do. To help you make this choice, please review our Miller Family Heart and Vascular Institute Outcomes.
Cleveland Clinic Heart and Vascular Institute Cardiologists and Surgeons
Choosing a doctor to treat your heart valve disease depends on where you are in your diagnosis and treatment. The following Heart and Vascular Institute Sections and Departments treat patients with Heart Valve Disease:
The Bicuspid Valve Center includes cardiologists and surgeons dedicated to providing care to patients and their families with bicuspid aortic valve disease.
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine: Heart valve specialists in the following sections provide evaluation, medical management and life-long care of patients with heart valve disease:
Call Cardiology Appointments at toll-free 800.223.2273, extension 4-6697 or request an appointment online.
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery: Surgeons in the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery are experts in the treatment of valve disease, including valve repair or replacement, minimally invasive heart valve surgery, and re-do operations depending on the individual needs of the patient.
For patients requiring interventional or percutaneous valve procedures, specialized multidiscisplinary teams are involved with the evaluation and care. For more information, see:
- Aortic Valve: Percutaneous Treatment Options (TAVR)
- Mitral Valve: Percutaneous Treatment Options (MitraClip, Valvotomy)
You may also use our MyConsult second opinion consultation using the Internet
See: About Us to learn more about the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute.