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Device reducing open heart surgeries shows promising three-year results

March 13, 2013

Technology to replace the aortic valve without open heart surgery continues to prove itself, new research shows.

Providence leads Oregon with Sapien valve

February 05, 2013

One year ago, on Feb. 1, 2012, Providence and a Vancouver man with a failing heart valve made history in Oregon.

Transcatheter heart valve 2.0

January 01, 2013

Providence Valve Center continues to explore advances in valve repair including the next-generation Sapien implant.

Coverage of Sapien valve patient's recovery

February 16, 2012

KGW.Com reports that patient is doing well after breakthrough aortic valve replacement procedure at Providence.

Providence doctors implant heart valve without open-heart surgery

February 16, 2012

KPTV-12 newscovers Providence's groundbreaking implant of the Sapien aortic heart valve, an Oregon first.

Providence and 91-year-old patient make heart history in Oregon

February 07, 2012

An internationally trained team of heart experts implanted a collapsible Sapien heart valve in a patient at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.

Providence to be only site in Oregon for revolutionary heart valve procedure

November 19, 2011

Patients with advanced heart disease and limited treatment options will soon have access to the most progressive cardiac care procedure in the world at Providence Heart and Vascular Institute.