Providence Valve Center remains at the forefront of treating advanced heart disease and is the only site in Oregon to offer the revolutionary SAPIEN aortic valve replacement procedure.
Technology to replace the aortic valve without open heart surgery continues to prove itself, new research shows.
One year ago, on Feb. 1, 2012, Providence and a Vancouver man with a failing heart valve made history in Oregon.
Providence Valve Center continues to explore advances in valve repair including the next-generation Sapien implant.
KPTV-12 newscovers Providence's groundbreaking implant of the Sapien aortic heart valve, an Oregon first.
An internationally trained team of heart experts implanted a collapsible Sapien heart valve in a patient at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.