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Heart Valve Program

Expert, Innovative, Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Care

The UofL Health - Jewish Hospital Heart Valve Team is a multidisciplinary team of cardiovascular specialists dedicated to delivering advanced, minimally invasive treatments for heart valve disease. The team consists of interventional cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, cardiologists, anesthesiologists, a program coordinator and nurse navigator. The team works together to determine the best treatments for each patient.

Two cutting-edge treatments being provided by the Heart Valve Team are transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and mitral valve repair through the use of a device called MitraClip.

Why Choose UofL Health - Jewish Hospital for your TAVR?

  • Most experienced TAVR program in the region and state; more than 500 cases completed as of July 2017
  • Most TAVR patients get a new valve one day and go home the next; UofL Health - Jewish Hospital is the only program in Louisville doing "awake" TAVRs using minimal sedation, helping to reduce recovery time
  • Participation in national and international clinical trials keeps UofL Health - Jewish Hospital at the forefront of providing the latest and best treatments
  • Regardless of your surgical risk, you could be a candidate for minimally invasive heart valve care at UofL Health - Jewish Hospital

Contact Us

The Heart Valve Team at UofL Health - Jewish Hospital is a leader in valve care. The team has the experience, expertise and access to the most innovative equipment and treatments to help you with your heart valve disease. If you have questions, call 877.543.9457 or contact us here