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Patient Advice to a Doctor

As heart disease patients, we receive advice - from our friends, from our family and, most... Read more

Surgery was successful and now I am out of the hospital by Herman Kanter

WOW! That was quite an experience. Surgery started on time Friday, Sept ... Read more

Why Did 50 Patients Get a Standing Ovation at "Patient Experience 2019" at Edwards

Something special recently happened!  More than 50 patients and their care partners ... Read more

Trying not to think dwell on things by Martha Miceli

Feeling empowered that I have a surgery date and that it is just around the... Read more

Tennis Enthusiast, John Persinger, Celebrates Surgeon with "Team Gerdisch" T-Shirts

Shortly after sharing this post about a cow valve replacement t-shirt, our Facebook page ... Read more

Counting down the last days by Mary Haubrick

Nine days til TAVR surgery. Trying to hard to keep positive thoughts and ... Read more

Phil Can Breathe Freely Thanks to the MitraClip

The patient story of Phil Yalowitz is very personal for me... Read more

20 months... feeling good mostly by Elizabeth Glover

I'm amazed at how fast time has passed. My heart surgery is thankfully a ... Read more