Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR): Overview

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR): Overview

Physicians at the Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Heart & Vascular Center have extensive experience and expertise evaluating and treating people who may need transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). As members of the PARTNER (Placement of AoRtic TraNscathetER Valves) Trial, which involved 23 North American research institutions in developing and testing the procedure, our physicians are among the pioneers of TAVR worldwide.


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Hersh Maniar, MD

Hersh Maniar, MD

Washington University cardiothoracic surgeon at Barnes-Jewish Hospital

SPECIALTIES:Cardiothoracic Surgery - Board Certified NOTES:Dr. Maniar specializes in cardiac surgery including: coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), valvular heart disease, and heart transplantation. Dr. Maniar is consistently recognized ...

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Alan Zajarias, MD

Alan Zajarias, MD

Washington University interventional cardiologist at Barnes-Jewish Hospital

SPECIALTIES: Interventional Cardiology Cardiovascular Disease Internal Medicine NOTES: Dr. Zajarias focuses his cardiology practice on diagnostic cardiac catheterization, coronary angiography, peripheral and coronary vascular interventions, ...

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