New Haven, CT (WTNH) – CT Style Host Natasha Lubczenko recently spoke with Dr. Victor Mejia, a Cardiologist at Bridgeport Hospital, who is an expert on minimally invasive heart procedures and their benefits.

In this interview, Dr. Mejia answers the following questions:

  • What procedures are available for those in need of a valve replacement?
  • What is a TAVR?
  • How does this compare to a traditional, surgical, valve replacement?
  • What are the benefits of a TAVR?
  • What are the first steps for someone in need of this procedure?
  • How does someone find out more about their options and what’s best for them?

To learn more, visit www.bridgeporthospital.org.