Heart Institute

Heart Valve Replacement Program

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On December 19, 2012, Regional Medical Center of Acadiana joined an elite group of hospitals nationwide designated as a Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement site (TAVR) by Edwards Lifesciences, a global leader in the innovation and development of medical  device advancements.   Regional becomes the first and only facility in Acadiana and the third in the state to be designated to perform this revolutionary procedure.

TAVR Heart Valve

TAVR Heart Valve

What is an Aortic Valve?

What is Severe Aortic Stenosis?

Life-Saving TAVR Procedure

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For more information or to make a referral, please call
The Heart Institute (337) 406-4127

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