Search results

Help Support

  1. S

    Husband gets Micra AV pacemaker

    Thank you for sharing and wonderful outcome.
  2. S

    Tissue Valvers. How Old is Yours?

    That is awesome Penny.
  3. S

    Tissue Valvers. How Old is Yours?

    11 months 3 weeks 6 days with mine so far. Hoping it will last 15-20, but you never know. Do feel tissue was the right choice for me.
  4. S

    Well, that was quick!

    11 years is pretty good for a young person I think, but I hope this passes quickly and you are up and running again very soon.
  5. S

    Cyborg in training

    Glad things are going much better!
  6. S

    Aortic valve repair or replacement

    Hoping things are going well with your post-op recovery,.
  7. S

    Cyborg in training

    Good luck with the cardioversion. Fingers crossed.
  8. S

    Just diagnosed with Aortic Aneurysm and leaking Aortic Valve

    Hoping your heart settles down to a regular beat soon.
  9. S

    Heart flutters

    Definitely, and my pulse was much higher than before. All that blood flow and my heart was still pumping hard like it had previously when it had to push that tiny trickle through. Almost a year later it has all calmed way down.
  10. S

    Anxiety about upcoming surgery.

    Great news!
  11. S

    Anxiety about upcoming surgery.

  12. S


    Very glad to hear you had a good outcome.
  13. S

    Staying the Course -- 01/20/2020

    My surgeon (top CV surgeon) who did my minimally invasive AVR does not use the robot. I forget why, but basically he feels he can do a better job.
  14. S

    Back on forum

    Ugh. You just never know what side effects will occur from meds.
  15. S

    Allow me to reintroduce myself...

    You are one amazing, strong, and beautiful woman. I am praying you get more help and healing and can have the life you deserve.
  16. S

    NIH Reports TAVI/TAVR as more routine, open to moderate risk patients, and then some

    Bizinsider - do a little research on Dr. Doolahb at UTSW in Texas. I had true minimally invasive AVR with him and I was very pleased. If you want his nurses email let me know. I don't want to just post it. They are great about letting you email your echo report etc and giving you an idea of...
  17. S

    Aortic valve repair or replacement, early 2020

    My heart murmur came and went according to the different docs. Some heard it and some did not. Until it got really loud. My CTA was done during my day before surgery pre-op. They didn't require my heart rate to be that low (probably was 60's) as that was my usual. They did have to hydrate me...
  18. S

    I ran 5 miles one week after AVR

    LOL! It was minimally invasive.
Group Builder