Advanced Valve & Aortic Center
Cardiovascular Care in Winchester, VA
The Advanced Valve & Aortic Center at Winchester Medical Center utilizes
a team approach to ensure thorough care, evaluation, diagnostic, and treatment
services for our patients suffering aortic / heart valve conditions. Our
team includes knowledgeable valve surgeons and cardiologists with years
of experience. We are proud to continue our reputation as the regional
leader in cardiovascular care for residents in Winchester.
Treatment Options Offered at the Center
Our treatments and areas of clinical specialty include the following:
- Patients who are considered high risk with heart valve / aortic pathology
- Advanced, minimally invasive procedures utilizing smaller incisions / catheter-based
- Individually tailored strategies for the unique needs of our patients,
including surgical valve repair / replacement / management
- Coordination / facilitation of second opinion services for referring surgeons
- Non-invasive diagnostic imaging of aorta / heart valves
We Focus on Patient Comfort & Convenience
Our goal is to provide the best evaluation and treatment services for patients
with aortic and heart valve conditions while also emphasizing comfort
and convenience of care. All services—including evaluation, diagnostic
testing, and consultation with a valve specialist from our team—are
completed in one to two visits in almost all cases, for our patients’
convenience. We focus on individualizing our assessments and treatment
recommendations to the unique circumstances and needs of each patient.
The Advanced Valve & Aortic Center can be found in the Heart &
Vascular Center located on the campus Winchester Medical Center.
Minimally Invasive Valve / Aortic Techniques
Our team takes advantage of the latest technological advancements to perform
minimally invasive techniques for replacement and repair, as well as catheter-based
procedures. Even the most challenging cases involving heart valve / aortic
conditions have been resolved using these advanced procedures, which allow
patients to heal faster and spend less time in the hospital.
We utilize a hybrid suite that provides both cardiac catheterization and
surgical facilitation. This room is fully outfitted with all of the most
advanced diagnostic imaging technology and support equipment in order
to facilitate a variety of procedures, including endovascular aortic repair
and trans-catheter aortic and mitral valve repair.
For more information about the Advanced Valve & Aortic Center at Winchester
Medical Center in Virginia, call our desk today at (540) 536-4000.