True or False: The Cleveland Clinic Performs Over 10,000 Heart Valve Procedures Each Year For Mitral Regurgitation
By Adam Pick on November 28, 2008
Well… What do you think?
By Adam Pick on November 21, 2008
By Adam Pick on September 24, 2008
I just received an insightful email from Charlene (in Florida). First of all, her surgery was a success. YEEEAH! CONGRATS TO CHARLENE!!! Second, she raises some critical points for those of you preparing for valve surgery. Here is what she writes:
By Adam Pick on September 23, 2008
I recently received an interesting question from Emily about her upcoming aortic valve replacement.
By Adam Pick on September 21, 2008
If you are a patient or caregiver preparing for heart surgery, I want to make sure you don’t have a false expectation regarding overnight visiting hours in the hospital.
By Adam Pick on September 11, 2008
Lisa was recently diagnosed with severe mitral valve regurgitation due to due to mitral valve prolapse. That said, Lisa is currently searching for a heart surgeon. She writes to me, “Hi Adam: I live in New York…. And, I am curious… Do you know the name of David Letterman’s heart surgeon?”
By Adam Pick on September 5, 2008
By Adam Pick on September 2, 2008
I just received an email from Bob about cardiac care centers. He writes, “Adam – Do you happen to know what is the number one hospital in heart valve replacements? I have a mitral valve prolapse and I need a mitral valve replacement. I would like to know which are the best hospitals in the United States.”
By Adam Pick on August 13, 2008
Earlier this summer, we chatted about the debut of “Hopkins” on ABC and the sometimes, overly dramatic Grey’s Anatomy.
By Adam Pick on June 30, 2008
Robyn (my wife) will tell that I don’t really like to use cliches.