Aortic Valve Bypass Surgery

Aortic valve bypass surgery was first performed more than 30 years ago but has been an infrequently applied approach for patients with aortic stenosis, or obstruction of the aortic valve.

Cardiac surgeons at the University of Maryland Heart Center are leaders in aortic valve bypass, a minimally invasive approach for higher-risk patients with symptomatic aortic stenosis. 

Watch a surgical webcast of aortic valve bypass surgery.


What is Aortic Stenosis?

What is Aortic Valve Bypass Surgery?

Advantages of Aortic Valve Bypass Surgery

Robot-Assisted Aortic Valve Bypass Surgery

Frequently Asked Questions

This page was last updated: October 8, 2014

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