People who need to have their heart’s mitral valve repaired may be candidates for robotically assisted heart surgery instead of open-heart surgery.
If you have a leaky heart or a failing mitral valve but are not able to undergo open surgery, there are safer treatment options. Learn about the latest in minimally invasive surgery for mitral valve repair or replacement.
Just as a pilot’s plane needs maintenance for safety, the pilot himself needs regular checkups for his own health — especially when it comes to heart health. With the help of their cardiologists, many pilots can keep their hearts strong and continue to fly. Checking pilots’ health Federal Aviation Administration-authorized aviation medical examiners evaluate pilots … Read More