Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (Chest and Heart/Lung)

Aortic Surgeries:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair (Open)
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair (with Stent Graft)
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Thoracic-Abdominal Aneurysm Repair
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm (with stent graft)

Heart Valve Surgery:

Heart Surgery:

  • Heart Biopsy
  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • CABG Beating Heart/Minimally Invasive/On Pump
  • Repair of Congenital Heart Defects
  • Minimally Invasive Convergent Maze Procedure
  • Open Concomitant Maze Procedure

Heart Assist Devices for patients who have end stage heart failure:

  • Abiomed Impella 2.5 & 5.0
  • Centrimag
  • Heart Mate II, XVE
  • Thoratec PVAD

Lung Surgery:

  • Lung Biopsy
  • Removal of lobe or lung tissue

Robotic Minimally Invasive Surgery:

  • Aortobifemoral Bypass
  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Thoracic (Lung) cases
  • Thymectomy

Transplant Surgery:

  • Heart Transplant

Other Surgery:

  • Sternal fixation/repair of fractured (broken Sternum)
  • Thymectomy
  • Zinker's Diverticulectomy
  • Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)

Resources

Minimally Invasive Convergent Maze Procedure Minimally Invasive Convergent Maze Procedure
courtesy of nContact Surgical
ABIOMED
Every day, doctors at more than 700 hospitals around the world rely on ABIOMED's IMPELLA devices to rescue patients who need temporary heart assistance.
Arrhythmia Answers: Help for Heart Rhythm Disorders
From St. Jude Medical, learn about heart rhythm disorders including avialable treatment options.
Heart Hope
Heart Hope is a network of healthcare professionals dedicated to advancing the treatment of heart failure.
Heart Valve Answers: Heart Valve Repair and Replacement
From St. Jude Medical, learn about heart valve repair and replacement, including conditions and treatment options.
LOVENOX - How to Inject
Most patients or caregivers can administer LOVENOX® injections after learning how to properly inject it. Before you begin self-injection, learn more about the injection device.
Medtronic
Medtronic reminds its employees that they are  "Contributing to human welfare by the application of biomedical engineering to alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life."
My Fast Heart Beat
Learn about your fast heartbeat (or arrhythmia, as it is more commonly known) and important information that can help you find the treatment that works for you. By Biosense Webster, part of Johnson & Johnson, the web site was created to provide information to patients.
Pulmonary Valve Disease
The pulmonary valve is a valve between the heart and the artery that leads to the lungs. Pulmonary valve disease is a term used to describe any condition that affects the pulmonary valve.
Thoratec
For more than 30 years, Thoratec has been committed to developing advanced medical technologies to improve patient survival and quality of life.
YourHeartValve.com
The Heart Valve patient's comprehensive resource for information from Edwards Lifesciences.