AVR Options for the Bicuspid Patient: Case Based Discussion

AVR Options for the Bicuspid Patient: Case Based Discussion

Originally broadcast: Wednesday, October 14, 2020 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM ET | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CT

Aortic valve replacement is going through a paradigm shift. Innovation in the type of intervention and valve options has opened up new opportunities for patients and clinicians. When it comes to valve choice for long-term outcomes, durability and antithrombotic therapy becomes the crux of the discussion, as patients question the impact to their lifestyle after undergoing an aortic valve replacement. This webinar brings renowned Cardiologists and Cardiac Surgeons at the same table to have a case based discussion on AVR options.


Dr. Edward Chen, Cardiovascular Surgeon, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta

Dr. Hector Michelena, Cardiologist, Mayo Clinic, Rochester

Dr. James Stewart, Interventional Cardiologist, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta

Dr. Katherine Harrington, Cardiovascular Surgeon,  Baylor Scott and White Heart Hospital Plano, Plano

Dr. Tom Nguyen,  Chief of Cardiac Surgery, McGovern Medical School Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Department, Houston



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