• October 29, 2020

Tags : Transcatheter Aortic-Valve Replacement (TAVR)

Hospitals of Providence Sierra Campus 1st to offer device for

Officials with the Hospitals of Providence announced that their Sierra Campus is the first in El Paso to offer the minimally invasive mitral valve repair using the MitraClip procedure as an option for patients who are too high-risk for traditional open heart surgery. “With this technology we are seeing a reduction in the need for invasive […]Read More

Hospitals of Providence Sierra Campus Selected as Trial Site for

The Hospitals of Providence Sierra Campus has been selected to participate in the Edward Lifesciences PARTNER 3 Low Risk Trial for Transcatheter Aortic Valve replacement (TAVR). According to hospital officials, “As a participant, the Sierra Campus will be the first in the region to offer this procedure to low risk cardiac patients with severe aortic […]Read More

WBAMC Doctors Perform First TAVR in El Paso

Earlier this year, William Beaumont Army Medical Center doctors performed the first Transcatheter Aortic-Valve Replacement (TAVR) in El Paso at WBAMC. The procedure is a minimally-invasive alternative to open-heart surgery for patients with severe Aortic Stenosis (AS), a condition involving the narrowing of the heart’s aortic valve which minimizes or blocks blood delivered to the […]Read More