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February 16, 2021 Doc and Heart Health & Wellness Read Article

UPMC Doctor: TAVR – A Lifesaving Heart Valve Replacement Treatment

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), an innovative, minimally invasive procedure was developed to provide an option for high-risk patients. Due to careful research and its successes over the years, it is now an option for high risk patients.

February 7, 2018 TAVR Community Read Article

Narrowing Aortic Valve Can Be Treated Without Open Heart Surgery

Patients can now have a minimally invasive procedure called transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) that provides medical teams with an effective treatment option for narrowing aortic valve.