The Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center has a long history in leading edge research which is a tradition that continues today. Currently, there are several research projects pertaining to aortic disease treatment and management. For more information, please see our Methodist Aortic Network Clinical Trial brochure.
Medtronic CoreValve® U.S. Pivotal TrialThe Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center (MDHVC) studies replacing a diseased heart valve through a tiny single incision in patients with aortic stenosis..
IN THE NEWS:
Houston, TX - 1/24/2011
The Methodist Hospital chosen for percutaneous valve replacement study
Houston, TX - 2/21/2011
Methodist physicians replace diseased heart valve through small hole in the leg