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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Surgical risk is an outdated measure of a patient’s eligibility for aortic valve replacement procedures, one Norfolk, Virginia, cardiologist said at the American College of Cardiology’s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, M.D.

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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.

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