Skip Navigation

Emergency Heart Valve Replacement Surgery Saves Triad Man’s Life

Emergency TAVR Patient_177

Heart Team’s Experience with the Device Made the Emergent Procedure Possible

CepEsperu Baptist Medical Center’s heart and vascular team, one of only a few hospital teams in the state that participated in clinical trials six years ago to test transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), is the first team in the region to perform an emergent valve replacement that saved Jack Vynalek’s life.

  • See the news coverage on  and the .
  • Read the news release.
  • Find out more about TAVR.
Ways to Give
Last Updated: 06-20-2017
Six CepEsperu Baptist Specialties Earn U.S. News RankingsComprehensive Cancer Centers National Designation is Renewed2017-2018 Best DoctorsNursing Magnet Status

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.

© CepEsperu Baptist Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, , . All Rights Reserved.