Patient Webinar: Surgical vs. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Written By: Adam Pick, Patient Advocate, Author & Website Founder
Published: June 28, 2021

[July 6 Update: You can now watch or download the free eBook of “SAVR vs. TAVR: What Should Patients Know?” at this link.]

I’m excited to announce that our LIVE and FREE patient education events continue this Thursday, July 1, with a special webinar, “Surgical vs. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: What Should Patients Know?” Featured speakers include Dr. Charles Davidson, Professor of Cardiology, and Dr. Chris Malaisrie, Professor of Cardiac Surgery, at Northwestern Medicine. This one-hour webinar will start at 5pm CST.

 

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During this online event, you will learn answers to important questions including:

  • What should patients know about the diagnosis and progression of aortic valve disease?
  • When is surgery recommended for valvular conditions including aortic stenosis and aortic regurgitation?
  • What are the key considerations for patients considering surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR)?
  • What is transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)?  How are non-invasive TAVR devices impacting heart valve surgery?
  • How do cardiologists and surgeons work together to determine whether SAVR or TAVR is best for the patient?
  • How might SAVR and TAVR techniques advance in the future?

We will also have a live “Questions & Answers” session where YOU can ask your questions to Dr. Davidson and Dr. Malaisrie.

Keep on tickin!
Adam


Written by Adam Pick
- Patient & Website Founder

Adam Pick, Heart Valve Patient Advocate

Adam Pick is a heart valve patient and author of The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery. In 2006, Adam founded HeartValveSurgery.com to educate and empower patients. This award-winning website has helped over 10 million people fight heart valve disease. Adam has been featured by the American Heart Association and Medical News Today.

Adam Pick is a heart valve patient and author of The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery. In 2006, Adam founded HeartValveSurgery.com to educate and empower patients. This award-winning website has helped over 10 million people fight heart valve disease. Adam has been featured by the American Heart Association and Medical News Today.

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