advanced heart failure

Building a Future

the MWHC Blog Team June 03, 2016

Alberto Gomez is the owner of a Washington, D.C.-based construction company who has always enjoyed good health, and who has…

On a New Mission

the MWHC Blog Team June 07, 2016

Leading up to this summer’s opening of the Nancy and Harold Zirkin Heart & Vascular Hospital at MedStar Washington Hospital…

TAVR is used for high-risk aortic stenosis patients. Why not everyone?

Lowell Satler, MD, Medical Director, Cardiac Cath Lab March 23, 2017

As recently as 15 years ago, if you had severe aortic stenosis but were considered too ill or weak to…

Living With Advanced Heart Failure? Take Heart

Ezequiel J. Molina, MD, Surgical Director of the LVAD and Heart Transplant Program February 24, 2020

There is no doubt that the person best equipped to manage your heart failure is a specialist. To monitor symptoms…