By Adam Pick on May 8, 2010
Sam Swerdlow, a recent aortic valve replacement patient from Oregon, just sent me this incredibly innovative and thoughtful video. I hope you enjoy it and remember to… embrace life.
By Adam Pick on May 2, 2010
I just received an interesting question from Frank about rheumatic heart disease and heart valve surgery.
By Adam Pick on May 2, 2010
By Adam Pick on April 21, 2010
Several months after my surgery, I started gardening. While I continue to lack a knowledgeable green thumb, I really enjoy the process of working alongside Mother Nature. Even with all my gardening mishaps, I am super lucky to have a springtime rose bloom going on right now.
By Adam Pick on April 11, 2010
Okay, here’s our heart valve trivia question for the day:
By Adam Pick on March 31, 2010
Since starting this website four years ago, my primary objective was to help future patients and caregivers understand the challenges, opportunities and realities of heart valve surgery.
By Adam Pick on March 10, 2010
Are you ready for another interesting “True / False” trivia question about heart valve surgery? Okay… Is this statement true or false?
By Adam Pick on February 25, 2010
Since launching this website in 2006, our community has grown way, way, way beyond my initial expectation.
By Adam Pick on February 23, 2010
Not too long ago, I received a very special email from Dr. Paul Massimiano of Inova Health Systems in Falls Church, Virginia. In the email, Dr. Massimiano informed me that Inova holds an annual patient reunion to (i) share their latest research and (ii) show Inova’s appreciation for their patients, families and friends.
By Adam Pick on January 14, 2010
Dear Patients, Caregivers, Surgeons & Friends –
By Adam Pick on December 30, 2009
Looking back on 2009, it seems like heart valve surgery was one of the most popular topics within cardiac care.
By Adam Pick on December 29, 2009
As the new year begins, I wanted you to know that I recently began shipping advanced copies of the new 2010 edition of my book, The Patient’s Guide To Heart Valve Surgery.
By Adam Pick on December 21, 2009
Not only is today the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year…
By Adam Pick on December 17, 2009
I’m very, very, very excited to announce that the new Heart Valve Surgeon Database (Version 2.0) is going public today. You will quickly note there are several advanced features of the database including:
By Adam Pick on December 15, 2009
From Robyn, myself and, our little one, Ethan… Happy Holidays Everybody!!!
By Adam Pick on November 26, 2009
I just received a great question from Heidi about heart valve disease, surgery and seniors.
By Adam Pick on October 22, 2009
By Adam Pick on October 18, 2009
By Adam Pick on September 11, 2009
Waking up today is never easy.
By Adam Pick on September 8, 2009