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Structural Heart & Valve Center

The Structural Heart & Valve Center is a comprehensive program led by a collaborative team of interventional and structural cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons and specially-trained nurses, technicians and imaging specialists. Putting their advanced training and innovative technologies to work, this specialized team offers a broad range of treatment options to provide the best possible outcomes for patients with congenital and structural heart and valve disorders.

Our physicians are able to treat a wide variety of conditions caused by congenital or diseased heart chamber and valve abnormalities.

Minimally-invasive structural heart interventions include:

  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Transcatheter Pulmonic Valve Replacement (TPVR)
  • Left atrial appendage closure using Watchman™ device for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation
  • Percutaneous repair of paravalvular prosthetic leaks
  • Minimally-invasive treatment for both aortic and mitral valve stenosis including balloon valvuloplasty

Minimally-invasive interventions for congenital heart conditions including:

Atrial septal defects
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Ventricular Septal defects
Pulmonic valve disorders
Patent ductus arteriosus
Coarctation of the aorta

Our Team

The Structural Heart & Valve Center features a highly trained team of medical professionals including specially trained Interventional and Structural cardiologists and Cardiovascular surgeons. The team is supported by an experienced, compassionate staff who are specially trained in this advanced level of cardiac care.

Community Healthcare System is very proud to bring this unique team of heart specialists to Northwest Indiana, offering advanced cardiac procedures including transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and Watchman procedures.

What to Expect

Patients referred to the Structural Heart & Valve Center will undergo a thorough review of their medical records and history along with a comprehensive medical and surgical assessment. Our multi-disciplinary team works with each patient to determine the most effective treatment or procedure for his or her condition and create an individualized plan of care.

Our patient-centered approach includes nurse coordinators who provide patient education, support and important information regarding hospitals services and resources.

To Make a Referral

Community Healthcare System is proud to be able to provide this advanced level of heart care for patients throughout Northwest Indiana.

To make an appointment at the Structural Heart & Valve Center, please call 219-703-5301.

St. Mary Medical Center
1500 S. Lake Park Ave. Suite 110
Hobart, IN 46342

Community Medical Professional Center
800 MacArthur Blvd., Suite 2
Munster, IN 46321