Heart Surgery

Questions for My Heart Surgeon

So, as consumers (patients, referring physicians, etc), these are the questions you have to ask of the surgeon/surgical team.

1. How many of these procedures have you done?

2. How long have been doing them?

3. What alternative procedures exist if the minimally invasive procedure fails?

4. Is the team comfortable performing these procedures?

5. What measures are used for pain relief?

Patient Education

Click the  links below to watch  video and find out more information. Heart Anatomy Angina Pectoris Heart Attack Heart Failure Angioplasty Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (OPCAB) Mini-Maze Surgical Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Surgery Carotid Artery Stenting Atrial Fibrillation