August 20 was my 1 year mark since open heart surgery for mitral valve repair. Dr McCarthy at Northwestern Medicine was my surgeon. I had a rough 11 days in the hospital, but have recovered well. Praising God for his healing touch.
One year ago today I had my mitral valve repair surgery by Dr. Patrick McCarthy at Northwestern Medicine. What a day that was!! Arrived at 530 am, wheeled into surgery at 6:50 am. Successful valve repair completed by 11:15. To ICU for 2 days, then t
I am a heart warrior and am proud of my sternum scar. Today marks 6 months post OHS for severe mitral valve prolapse, severe regurgitation, etc, etc, etc. Northwestern Medicine Surgeon, Dr Patrick McCarthy, performed my successful MV repair. My recove
Three months ago on Monday, August 20, I had open heart surgery for Mitral Valve repair. I’m in Chicago for Thanksgiving and went to Northwestern Medicine yesterday to reflect on my OHS. Tough 11 day hospitalization, but much better now. So thankful!!
September 12, two weeks since discharge from Northwestern Medicine after OHS for valve repair. Today was my first follow-up appointment at Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute.