Bronson Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) - Bronson Healthcare

Heart Surgery at Bronson

Our advanced capabilities are putting Bronson Heart & Vascular at the forefront of cardiac care. We were the first hospital chosen to bring a new lifesaving treatment to southwest Michigan. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), is the only option for those considered too high risk for traditional open heart surgery.

Here is how our TAVR program compares to the U.S. national average:

Bar graph comparing the Bronson Heart & Vascular TAVR program with 96.3% to the U.S. Average of 92%.

1) Nov. 12, 2012 to June 30, 2015 2) Nov. 2011 to May 2014 *STS/ACC TVT Registry
  • Bronson Methodist Hospital TAVR Program Coordinator

    The TAVR program coordinator at Bronson Methodist Hospital, discusses the care that potential TAVR patients can expect prior to having the procedure done.

  • What Is TAVR Surgery?

    Listen to Dr. Alphonse DeLucia III of Bronson Cardiothoracic Surgery and Dr. Christopher Rogers of Bronson Advanced Cardiac Healthcare discuss TAVR surgery and the Bronson Heart Valve Clinic.

  • Bette - TAVR Surgery at Bronson Methodist Hospital

    After Bette's heart condition sent her to the emergency department, she learned she needed a new heart valve. Not a candidate for standard open heart surgery, she had the newer TAVR procedure to replace her valve instead.

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“I’m back doing all the things I did before my heart condition like playing golf with the guys — terrible as ever.”

- Roy

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