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Heart valves and pumping

From traditional open-heart surgery to minimally invasive procedures and life-long management, we use the latest techniques to detect and treat conditions affecting the heart valves and muscle that may prevent your heart from pumping blood as well as it should. Here, surgeons and cardiologists work together to treat disease, making Sunnybrook one of the most progressive and successful intervention groups in Canada.


Marilyn’s Story: Advances in heart valve replacement technology are providing new hope for critically ill patients

For many with valve disorders, the options are let your malfunctioning heart continue to deteriorate or face high-risk surgery. That's changing.

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Patient & family education

Visit our online centre for resources and information about heart and vascular disease, including tips on healthy living, treatments and procedures, and videos.

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