About Heart Valve Answers

Heart Valve Answers is an educational Web site designed to share information about heart valve disease, heart valve repair and heart valve replacement. Created by St. Jude Medical, it serves as a resource to heart valve patients as they research their condition and treatment options, as well as recovery from surgery and living with a new heart valve.

The information provided on this Web site is for general use only and is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between you and your physician. St. Jude Medical does not provide medical services or advice as part of this website. Always talk with your doctor if you have questions about diagnosis and treatment.

The health content posted on the site is based on factual, up-to-date product and procedure information written by professional journalists and reviewed for accuracy by a team of clinical and product specialists.

Last Reviewed: January 19, 2010 2506