Valve Replacement and Repair
Our Heart Center cardiothoracic surgeons are world renowned for expertise and innovation in patient care and research, including the development and refinement of heart valve surgery and repair.
Here patients have access to leading edge procedures – and to the physicians and surgeons who helped develop them. Our surgeons continue to pioneer new and innovative options for patients in need of heart valve replacement and other cardiovascular procedures.
Our Heart Center has outstanding results in cardiac surgery with the highest rating – three stars – from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. To learn more about the Wake Forest Baptist approach to heart valve repair and replacement, listen to Neal Kon, M.D., chair of the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery.