tavr

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…

TAVR: An Alternative to Open-Heart Surgery for Aortic Stenosis Patients

Toby Rogers, MD, Interventional Cardiologist, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute February 19, 2019

Aortic stenosis, a common condition in older adults, is caused by the progressive narrowing of the aortic valve, the main…

The Current and Future State of TAVR for Patients With Aortic Stenosis

Toby Rogers, MD, Interventional Cardiologist, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute May 21, 2019

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a minimally-invasive treatment for patients with aortic stenosis, a common condition in older adults…