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TAVR: Who’s the wrong candidate?

Surgical risk is an outdated measure of a patient’s eligibility for aortic valve replacement procedures, one Norfolk, Virginia, cardiologist said at the American College of Cardiology’s annual symposium last weekend—clinicians should instead be turning their attention to the idea of “TAVR suitability.” 

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Paul D. Mahoney, MD, FACC

Paul D. Mahoney, MD, FACC

Medical Director - Structural Heart Program - Sentara Cardiology Specialists

Dr. Paul Mahoney serves as the Medical Director of the Sentara Structural Heart Program, he has a particular focus on the diagnosis and treatment of structural heart disease. He performs interventions such as transcatheter aortic valve replacement...

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