In 2011, Providence Valve Center became one of the first sites in the country–and the only one in Oregon–to offer the Sapien transcatheter aortic valve for patients too fragile for traditional open-heart surgery.
Part of Providence Heart and Vascular Institute, the center continues to explore advances in valve repair. This issue focuses on three of them: the next-generation Sapien implant, a promising device for treating mitral valve regurgitation and valve-sparing root surgery.
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