Clear your doubts and fears about aortic stenosis. Go through our list of frequently-asked-questions and get answers to help you understand aortic stenosis better and how it can be treated.
What is heart valve disease?
What is aortic stenosis?
What are the causes of aortic stenosis?
What is meant by “severe aortic stenosis”?
What does it mean to have “severe symptomatic aortic stenosis”?
What are the symptoms of severe aortic stenosis?
How serious can severe aortic stenosis (also known as severe aortic valve stenosis) be?
How do you diagnose aortic stenosis?
What treatment options for aortic stenosis are available?
What is a Heart Team?
What is the process for a treatment evaluation?
How will my doctor determine which treatment is right for me?
Am I eligible for TAVI?
What is TAVI (transcatheter aortic valve implantation)?
How is TAVI performed?
How long does the TAVI procedure take?
How long does a transcatheter heart valve last?
What is the difference between TAVR and TAVI?
Has TAVI been around for a long time?
Do transcatheter heart valves come in different types?
Are there potential risks or complications of TAVI?
What should I expect directly after my TAVI procedure?
What is open heart surgery?
What happens during open heart surgery?
What is the recovery time for open heart surgery?
What are the potential risks or complications of open heart surgery?
Where can I learn more about aortic stenosis and treatment options?
Where can I find a Heart Centre near me?