Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation TAVI
The less invasive therapy for severe aortic stenosis. It’s called TAVI, also called TAVR (transcatheter aortic valve replacement), and it is designed to replace a diseased aortic valve. This procedure used to only be available for people who were too weak to undergo open heart surgery. But now, any severe aortic stenosis patients who are experiencing symptoms should be considered for TAVI.